Choi Jin-sil

 

 

Age: 39

 

Summary: South Korean actress considered as one of South Korea's most popular actresses whose fame won her the nickname "The Nation's Actress" and whose family said she had been depressed since a 2004 divorce and was distraught over rumors linking her to the suicide of fellow actor Ahn Jae-hwan a month ago, but she denied rumors that she had pressed the actor to pay back a large loan.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

 

Born: December 24, 1968

 

Died: October 2, 2008

 

Location: Seoul, South Korea