Bollywood Actors Who Killed Themselves:
One of the leading causes of death worldwide is Suicide. Wikipedia has defined suicide as “the act of intentionally causing one’s own death.” There can be umpteen reasons for a person takin such a drastic step, but the main reason continues to be mental disorders which includes depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, personality disorders, anxiety disorders, and substance abuse which includes alcoholism and the use of benzodiazepine. Stress, financial difficulties are also serious factors in causing people to commit suicide. Bollywood is also a high stress industry that can force many an actor to commit suicide.
Here is a list of Bollywood actors who killed themselves:
- The legendary actor Guru Dutt was known to have been undergoing extreme stress in his personal and professional life, a cause that could’ve have triggered suicidal tendencies. He was found dead in his house. The cause of his death was a deadly combination of sleeping pills and alcohol.
- The death of the actress is shrouded in mystery as she fell to her death off her high rise apartment. According to the police report she committed suicide when she jumped off the apartment. At the young age of 19 years, Bollywood lost a fine actor.
- The gorgeous Parveen Babi had been battling depression and ill health for a long time when she committed suicide. She starved herself to death at her residence.
- The Bollywood actor had found a place for herself in Bollywood, with films that portrayed her true character. She was suffering from depression and loneliness when she committed suicide by hanging herself in her house.
- The sexy siren as she was called this actor committed suicide owing to the turmoil in her personal life.
- The young actor committed suicide in his apartment owing to a troubled relationship with his wife. He had acted in the movie Dil Hi Dil Mein.
- The young actress committed suicide owing to the pressures of life. She hung herself from the ceiling fan in her home.
- The ever bubbly Nafisa Joseph was a well-known face in Bollywood. A supermodel and MTV VJ, she committed suicide by hanging herself in her apartment.
Bollywood is full of tales of people who gave up just too soon. These Bollywood actors who killed themselves needed a helping hand that never came.