Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Why
Mindy McCready
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It will surprise most people to see the list of celebrities who committed suicide and the reason. Don’t we all think that with the money and fame, every other thing will sort itself out?

It will disappoint you to find out that it is neither because of the money nor fame that they killed themselves. Rather, it is because of the same things we all can suffer from, such as love, depression, and other complex things.

At the end of the day, we are all human, and none has a proof from hurt, pains, insecurities, and so many things that are complex.

Here are some of the many celebrities who committed suicide:

Robin Williams

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Robin Williams

Wasn’t he such a well-loved actor? Robin committed suicide in 2014, at the age of 64. The abundant actor and comedian hung himself after battling depression. According to his wife, Lewy body dementia, which is a condition that causes hallucinations, muscle stiffness, confusion and loss of memory, was the main thing that led to his suicide act.

Jovan Belcher

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Jovan Belcher

Belcher didn’t just kill himself, he first shot dead his girlfriend who happened to be the mother of his little daughter, before driving off to his team headquarters, where he shot himself in the presence of his coach and general manager.

Belcher who played for Kansas City Chiefs, killed himself at the age of 25, as a result of what would later be discovered as chronic traumatic encephalopathy. This condition causes memory loss, aggression, confusion, and depression.

Lee Thompson Young

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Lee Thompson Young

In 2013, young was supposed to show up for Rizzoli & Isles, but he didn’t. When police went to check on him after a call, the actor was found dead, with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The actor killed himself at the age of 29, and the reason for his death was given as depression and bipolar disorder.

Mindy McCready

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Mindy McCready

Country singer Mindy had battled drugs before she finally killed herself at the age of 37. Before the tragic incident, she had checked into the rehab on various occasions and had tried committing suicide twice; in 2005 and 2008.

She was found with a gunshot wound in the same spot her boyfriend and father of her youngest son had shot himself a month earlier. The reason behind her suicide is not clear, except that some days before her death she was reported to have emailed a friend that she has lost all hope.

Apart from travails of drugs, Mindy at the time, had received a letter from the court which proposed that her children go to live with her estranged mother.

Sawyer Sweeten

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Sawyer Sweeten

While all in the list of celebrities who committed suicide should be disturbing, Sweetin’s is more. The Everybody Loves Raymond child star took his life at the age of 19, through a self-inflicted gunshot wound. While an autopsy showed that Sweeten took drugs, he was said to be suffering from financial uncertainties, failing career, and bullying as a result of rumors regarding his sexuality.

Gia Allemand 

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Gia Allemand

The American actress, model, and The Bachelor contestant, Gia died two days after attempting suicide by hanging herself with a vacuum cord. She was found by her boyfriend, Ryan Anderson, and was rushed to the hospital where she was placed on life support. Allemand, it was alleged, attempted killing herself as a result of a troubled relationship with her boyfriend whom she suspected was cheating on her, and whom later told her he didn’t love her anymore. She died at the age of 29.

Chris Benoit

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Chris Benoit

Regarded as one of the best wrestlers, Benoit committed suicide in 2007 by hanging himself. Before ending his life, the wrestler killed his wife as well as his 7-year-old son. It would later be discovered that Benoit was suffering from brain damage, as well as advanced dementia, which could cause a behavioral crisis. He died at the age of 40.

Mike Awesome

Celebrities Who Committed Suicide And Their Battles
Mike Awesome

In the same year Chris Benoit hung himself, another wrestler, Mike Awesome did same earlier. Awesome like Chris hung himself. It is however not clear what led to the decision to end his life, although he was released from prison shortly before for attacking his wife who had wanted to divorce him. The wrestler died at the age of 42.

Simone Battle

Celebrities who committed suicide
Simone Battle

Like many celebrities who committed suicide, Battle lost it as a result of depression, although her’s was as a result of financial problems. The singer and X-Factor finalist hung herself at the age of 25 following the financial issues she was having.