41 Famous People Who Ended Their Own Life

Hanging, pesticide poisoning, firearms, those three are the most common means for suicide. Taking your own life is an act that according to the Bible, for example, is forbidden. However, there are individuals that sometimes cannot take it anymore, and decide to take their own life. And celebrities, despite all the fame, money, and everything else, are not immune to suicides. It saddens us, but no matter whether you loved or hated them, these celebrities deserved more.



Robin Williams, 63 years old



41 Famous People Who Ended Their Own Life
Actor Robin WIlliams from the film “World’s Greatest Dad” poses for a portrait in Los Angeles on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

It is sad that the actor that brought smile to so many homes around the world couldn’t bring a smile to his own face. The brilliant actor took his own life in 2014 by hanging himself in his home in California. After the death, medical reports confirmed that he was battling Parkinson’s disease and dementia. But multiple sources and close friends also confirmed the actor was depressed.


Marilyn Monroe, 36 years old


41 Famous People Who Ended Their Own Life
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One thing is certain, Marilyn left this world way too soon. The original bombshell girl was the poster child for beauty magazines and campaigns, and a people’s idol. However, her affair with JFK, and everything that the fame and affair brought to her life was too much for the famous actress to withstand. In the end, she took high dose of barbiturates and put an end to the suffering.