Aglaia Coronio Aglaia Coronio was a British embroiderer, bookbinder, art collector and patron of the arts.
Aiza Gazuyeva Aiza Gazuyeva (also transliterated Gazueva and variably known as Aizan, Elza, Luisa or Luiza) was a young Chechen woman who became the first shahidka (Chechen f...
Alejandra Pizarnik Alejandra Pizarnik (April 29, 1936 – September 25, 1972) was an Argentine poet.
Alfonsina Storni Alfonsina Storni (May 29, 1892 – October 25, 1938) was one of the most important Argentine and Latin-American poets of the modernist period.
Alice de Janzé Alice de Janzé, née Silverthorne (28 September 1899 – 30 September 1941), also known as Alice de Trafford and holder of the noble title Comtesse (Countess) de Janzé for a few y...
Alice Rühle-Gerstel Alice Rühle-Gerstel (1894 - 1943) was a German-Jewish writer, feminist, and psychologist.
Allyn King Allyn S. King (February 1, 1899 – March 31, 1930) was an American stage and film actress and singer who began her career in vaudeville, and later as a Ziegfeld Follies performer.
Alyssa Peterson Alyssa R. Peterson (February 29, 1976 – September 15, 2003) was a U.S. Army Specialist, Arabic language certification, serving with C Company, 311th Military Intelligence BN, 101st Airborn...
Amelie Beese Amelie Hedwig Boutard-Beese (13 September 1886 — 22 December 1925), also known as Melli Beese, was an early German female aviator.
Amy Farris Amy Farris was an American fiddler, singer and songwriter.
Amy Levy Amy Levy (10 November 1861 – 10 September 1889) was a British poet and novelist, best-remembered for her feminist positions and her engagement with homosexual romance during the Victorian era.
Andrea Feldman Andrea Feldman (April 1, 1948 – August 8, 1972) was an American actress and Warhol Superstar.
Andrée Howard Andrée Howard (3 October 1910 – 18 April 1968) was a British ballet dancer and choreographer.
Angela Devi Angela Devi (ਏਂਜੇਲਾ ਦੇਵੀ) (July 30, 1975 - March 31, 2006), was an American adult model.
Anjali Gupta Flying Officer Anjali Gupta was an officer in the Indian Air Force.
Anne Sexton Anne Sexton (November 9, 1928 – October 4, 1974) was an American poet, known for her highly personal, confessional verse.
Antigone In Greek mythology, Antigone is the daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, Oedipus' mother.
Antonia Minor Antonia Minor (PIR2 A 885), also known as Antonia the Younger or simply Antonia (31 January 36 BC - September/October AD 37) was the younger of two daughters of Mark Antony...
Arria Arria (also Arria Major) was a woman in ancient Rome.
Ashley Smith (prisoner) Ashley Smith born January 29, 1988 New Brunswick, Canada is a prisoner who was detained at the Grand Valley Institution for Women in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
Ashley Smith inquest The Ashley Smith inquest was an Ontario coroner's inquest into the death of young offender Ashley Smith, a teenager who died by self-inflicted strangulation on October 19, 2007, while she was in...
Assia Wevill Assia Wevill was a German-born woman who escaped the Nazis, lived in Israel and later in Britain, and is best known for her relationship with the English poet Ted Hughes.
Audrey Fagan Audrey Ann Fagan APM (196220 April 2007) was an Australian police officer, from 2005 holding the rank of Assistant Commissioner and the title of Chief Police Officer for the Australian Capital T...
Avantibai Rani Avantibai (or Avanit Bai Lodhi) (died March 20, 1858) was a brave and was the wife of Vikramaditya Singh, the ruler of the Indian state of Ramgarh.
Barbara Bates Barbara Bates (August 6, 1925 – March 18, 1969) was an American actress, known for her role as Phoebe in the 1950 drama film All About Eve.
Barbara Blida Barbara Blida was a Polish political figure who served in the nation's Parliament for 16 years, including a stint as a member of the cabinet, and whose controversial suicide in the midst of an i...
Barbara Yung Barbara Yung Mei-ling (Chinese: 翁美玲, 7 May 1959 – 14 May 1985) was a Hong Kong actress during the early 1980s.
Beatriz Allende Beatriz Ximena Allende Bussi (September 8, 1943 – October 11, 1977) was a Chilean Socialist politician, revolutionary and surgeon.
Belkis Ayón Belkis Ayón Manso (January 23, 1967 – September 11, 1999) was a Cuban artist and lithographer.
Berty Albrecht Berty Albrecht was a French Resistance Fighter, born Berthe Wild at Marseille, 15 February 1893.
Betty Mars Betty Mars (born Yvette Baheux, 30 July 1944 in Paris - died 20 February 1989 in Paris) was a French singer and actress, best known for her participation in the 1972 Eurovision Song Contest.
Capucine Capucine (6 January 192817 March 1990) was a French fashion model and actress best known for her comedic roles in The Pink Panther (1963) and What's New Pussycat? (1965).
Carole Landis Carole Landis (January 1, 1919 – July 5, 1948) was an American film and stage actress, who worked as a contract-player for Twentieth Century-Fox in the 1940s.
Catherine Higgins Catherine Ingrid Higgins was an American actor, best known for her roles in Death Reward and Ocatavius Merredrew on ABC. Higgins committed suicide in her Boston flat of a drug overdose a...
Charlotte Mew Charlotte Mary Mew (15 November 1869 – 24 March 1928) was an English poet, whose work spans the cusp between Victorian poetry and Modernism.
Chen Lin (singer) Chen Lin (b. January 31, 1970 in Chongqing - d. October 31, 2009 in Beijing) was a mandopop singer.
Cheyenne Brando Tarita Cheyenne Brando (20 February 1970 – 16 April 1995) was a Tahitian model and the daughter of Marlon Brando by his third wife Tarita Teriipia, a former Tahitian actress whom he met while fi...
Choi Jin-sil Choi Jin-Sil (December 24, 1968 – October 2, 2008) was a popular South Korean actress.
Christine Chubbuck Christine Chubbuck (August 24, 1944 – July 15, 1974) was an American television news reporter who committed suicide during a live television broadcast.
Christine Pascal Christine Pascal (November 29, 1953 – August 30, 1996) was a French actress, writer and director.
Clara Blandick Clara Blandick (June 4, 1880 – April 15, 1962) was an American actress, best known for her role as Aunt Em in the 1939 MGM film The Wizard of Oz.
Claudia Heill Claudia Heill (24 January 1982 – 31 March 2011) was an Austrian judoka best known for winning the silver medal in the half-middleweight (63 kg) division at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Cleopatra Cleopatra VII Philopator (Late 69 BC – August 12, 30 BC), known to history as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, only shortly survived by her son, Caesarion...
Dalida Iolanda Cristina Gigliotti (17 January 1933 – 3 May 1987), best known as Dalida, was a Franco-Italian singer and actress who performed and recorded in more than 10 languages including: Ara...
Dana Plato Dana Michelle Plato (November 7, 1964 – May 8, 1999) was an American actress notable for playing the role of Kimberly Drummond on the U.S. television sitcom Diff'rent Strokes.
Dance of Zalongo The Dance of Zalongo (Χορός του Ζαλόγγου, Horos tou Zalongou) was a mass suicide of women from Souli and their children during the Souliote War of 1803, near the village of Zalongo in Epirus.
Danielle Collobert Danielle Collobert was a French author, poet and journalist, born in Rostrenen, Côtes-d'Armor on 23 July 1940.
Daul Kim Kim Daul (Hangeul: 김다울 31 May 1989 – 19 November 2009) was an international South Korean fashion model and blogger.
Death of Jacintha Saldanha Jacintha Saldanha was a nurse who worked at King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes in London, United Kingdom.
Deborah Jeane Palfrey Deborah Jeane Palfrey (March 18, 1956 – May 1, 2008) (dubbed the D.C. Madam by the news media) operated Pamela Martin and Associates, an escort agency in...
Deianira Deïanira or Dejanira is a figure in Greek mythology, best known for being Heracles' second wife and, in the late Classical story, unwittingly killing him with the Shirt of Nessus.
Delphine Delamare Veronique Delphine Delamare, born Couturier, was a French housewife.
Diana Barrymore Diana Blanche Barrymore Blythe (March 3, 1921 – January 25, 1960), known professionally as Diana Barrymore, was an American film and stage actress.
Diana Churchill Diana Spencer-Churchill (11 July 1909 – 20 October 1963) was the eldest daughter of Sir Winston Churchill and Clementine Churchill, Baroness Spencer-Churchill (née Hozier).
Diane Arbus Diane Arbus (March 14, 1923 – July 26, 1971) was an American photographer and writer noted for black-and-white square photographs of "deviant and marginal people (dwarfs, giants, transgend...
Diane Linkletter Diane Linkletter (October 31, 1948 – October 4, 1969) was the daughter and youngest child of popular American media personality Art Linkletter, and his wife Lois Foerster.
Dolly Anwar Dolly Anwar (born as Dolly Ibrahim) was a famous actress of Bengali film.
Dolly Sisters The Dolly Sisters, twins Roszika (Rosie) and Janszieka (Jenny) Deutsch were Vaudeville performers.
Dora Carrington Dora de Houghton Carrington (29 March 1893 – 11 March 1932), known generally as Carrington, was a British painter and decorative artist, remembered in part for her association with members...
Dorian Gray (actress) Maria Luisa Mangini (2 February 1928 – 16 February 2011), better known as Dorian Gray, was an Italian actress.
Dorothy Hale Dorothy Hale (January 11, 1905 – October 21, 1938) was an American socialite and aspiring actress who killed herself by jumping off a building in New York City.
Eleanor Marx Eleanor Marx Aveling (16 January 1855 – 31 March 1898), also known as Jenny Julia Eleanor "Tussy" Marx , was the English-born youngest daughter of Karl Marx.
Elena Ivashchenko Elena Ivashchenko (28 December 1984 – 15 June 2013) was a Russian judoka.
Elizabeth Hartman Mary Elizabeth Hartman (December 23, 1943 – June 10, 1987) was an American actress, best known for her performance in the 1965 film A Patch of Blue, playing a blind girl named Selina D'Arcy,...
Ellen West Ellen West was a troubled patient of Dr. Ludwig Binswanger who suffered from anorexia nervosa and possibly other mental illness.
Ellen Wilkinson Ellen Cicely Wilkinson PC (8 October 1891 – 6 February 1947) was the Labour Member of Parliament for Middlesbrough and later for Jarrow, on Tyneside.
Erica Blasberg Erica Paige Blasberg (July 14, 1984 – May 9, 2010) was an American golfer who played on the LPGA Tour.
Eva Braun Eva Anna Paula Hitler (née Braun; 6 February 1912 – 30 April 1945) was the longtime companion of Adolf Hitler and, for less than 40 hours, his wife.
Faith Bacon Faith Bacon (July 19, 1910 – September 26, 1956) was an American burlesque dancer and actress.
Fakhra Younus Fakhra Younus (فاخرہ یونس) was a Pakistani woman who was the victim of an acid attack, which severely injured her face.
Fanny Imlay Frances "Fanny" Imlay (14 May 1794 – 9 October 1816), also known as Fanny Godwin and Frances Wollstonecraft, was the illegitimate daughter of the British feminist Ma...
Fiona Coyne (presenter) Fiona Coyne (22 June 1965 – 18 August 2010) was a South African actress, author, playwright and television presenter who hosted the South African version of The Weakest Link.
Florbela Espanca Florbela Espanca ( birth name Flor Bela de Alma da Conceição), Portuguese poet (Vila Viçosa, December 8, 1894 – Matosinhos, December 8, 1930).
Florence Lawrence Florence Lawrence (January 2, 1886 – December 28, 1938) was a Canadian silent film actress.
Freda Betti Freda Betti (26 February 1924 – 11 November 1979), whose birth name was Frédérique Betti, was a French mezzo-soprano singer.
Freda du Faur Emmeline Freda Du Faur (16 September 1882 - 11 September 1935) was the first female mountaineer to climb New Zealand's tallest mountain, Aoraki / Mount Cook.
Freda Du Faur Emmeline Freda Du Faur (16 September 1882 - 11 September 1935) was the first female mountaineer to climb New Zealand's tallest mountain, Aoraki / Mount Cook.
Gender differences in suicide Gender differences in suicide rates have been shown to be significant; there are highly asymmetric rates of attempted and completed suicide between males and females.
Gertrude Bell Gertrude Margaret Lowthian Bell, CBE (14 July 1868 – 12 July 1926) was an English writer, traveller, political officer, administrator, archaeologist and spy who explored, mapped, and became...
Goleta postal facility shootings The Goleta postal facility shootings were a spree killing by Jennifer San Marco (December 6, 1961 – January 30, 2006), a former US Postal Service employee who shot and killed seven people ...
Gudrun Ensslin Gudrun Ensslin (15 August 1940 – 18 October 1977) was a founder of the German urban guerilla group Red Army Faction (Rote Armee Fraktion, or RAF, also known as the Baader-Meinhof Gang).
Harmonia (Gelo) Harmonia was a young Sicilian woman who was the daughter of Gelo, the brother of King Hiero I of Syracuse.
Hayley Marie Kohle Hayley Marie Kohle (May 6, 1982 – October 11, 2008) was a Canadian fashion model active in the 2000s.
Hazel Farris The purported mummified remains of Hazel Farris (c.
Heidi Holland Heidi Holland (6 October 1947 – 11 August 2012), also known as Heidi Hull (during her first marriage), was a South Africa–based Zimbabwean journalist and author who had been involved in th...
Helen Twelvetrees Helen Marie Twelvetrees (December 25, 1908 – February 13, 1958) was an American stage and screen performer, considered a top female star in the early days of sound films.
Hippo (Greek woman) Hippo was a supposedly historical Greek woman mentioned by the 1st century AD Latin author Valerius Maximus as an example of chastity.
Homa Darabi Homa Darabi (January 1940 – February 21, 1994 in Tehran) was a pediatrician from Iran licensed to practice medicine in New Jersey, New York, and California.
Huguette Gaulin Huguette Gaulin Bergeron (1944 – 6 June 1972), was a French novelist, who committed suicide publicly by self-immolation in a major street of the Old Port of Montreal, Place Jacques-Cartier...
Ida Craddock Ida C. Craddock (August 1, 1857 – October 16, 1902) was a 19th-century American advocate of free speech and women's rights.
Ilse Koch Ilse Koch (née Margarete Ilse Köhler; 22 September 1906 – 1 September 1967) was the wife of Karl-Otto Koch, commandant of the Nazi concentration camps Buchenwald (1937–1941) and Majdanek (19...
Ingrid Jonker Ingrid Jonker (19 September 1933 – 19 July 1965) (OIS), was a South African poet.
Irene (costume designer) Irene Lentz (December 8, 1900 – November 15, 1962), also known as Irene, was an American costume designer.
Irene Lentz Irene Lentz (December 8, 1900 – November 15, 1962), also known as Irene, was an American costume designer.
Iris Chang Iris Shun-Ru Chang (March 28, 1968 – November 9, 2004) was an American historian and journalist.
Isabella Blow Isabella "Issy" Blow (19 November 1958 – 7 May 2007) was an English magazine editor.
Jeanne Weber Jeanne Weber (7 October 1874 – 1910) was a French serial killer.
Jennifer San Marco Jennifer San Marco (December 6, 1961 – January 30, 2006) was a former US Postal Service employee who shot and killed seven people in Goleta, California on January 30, 2006, before taking her own...
Jenny Dolly The Dolly Sisters, twins Roszika (Rosie) and Janszieka (Jenny) Deutsch were Vaudeville performers.
Jeong Da-bin Jeong Da-bin (March 4, 1980 – February 10, 2007) was a South Korean actress.
Jessica Upshaw Jessica Sibley Upshaw (August 31, 1959 – March 24, 2013) was an American politician and lawyer.
Jiang Qing Jiang Qing (Chiang Ching; March 19, 1914May 14, 1991) was the pseudonym used by the major Communist Party of China political figure who was Mao Zedong's last wife.
Joan Dowling Joan Dowling (6 January 1928 – 31 March 1954) was an English character actress.
Karen Cromie Karen Elizabeth Cromie (24 September 1979 – 28 January 2011) was a Northern Irish rower, wheelchair basketball player and Paralympian.
Kari Blackburn Kari Boto (née Blackburn) (30 March 1954 – 27 June 2007) was a BBC reporter and senior executive who specialised in Africa.
Kathleen Newton Kathleen Newton (1854–1882) was the Irish mistress and muse of French artist James Jacques Tissot.
Kathy Change Kathy Change (1950 - October 22, 1996) was an American performance artist and political activist who killed herself in an act of self-immolation on the University of Pennsylvania campus in 1996.
Kiki Preston Kiki Preston, née Alice Gwynne (1898 - December 23, 1946) was an American socialite, a member of the Happy Valley set, and the alleged mother of a child born out of wedlock with Prince Geo...
Kim Winona Kim Winona (October 10, 1930 – June 23, 1978) was a Native American actress.
Kimberly Rogers Kimberly Rogers was a Canadian whose death in 2001, while under house arrest for welfare fraud, caused extensive controversy around Ontario Works.
Klara Dan von Neumann Klára (Klari) Dán Von Neumann (18 August 1911 – 10 November 1963) was a scientist, and a pioneer computer programmer.
L'Inconnue de la Seine L'Inconnue de la Seine (French for "the unknown woman of the Seine") was an unidentified young woman whose death mask became a popular fixture on the walls of artists' homes after 1900.
Lady Abahai Lady Abahai (Manchu: ; 1590–1626) was the primary consort of Nurhaci, founder of the Qing Dynasty.
Lady Zhang (Yin) Lady Zhang was the wife of Lü Shao, who briefly reigned as emperor of the Chinese/Di state Later Liang.
Laura Marx Jenny Laura Marx (26 September 1845 – 26 November 1911) was the second daughter of Karl Marx and Jenny von Westphalen.
Laurie Dann Laurie Dann (née Wasserman; October 18, 1957 – May 20, 1988) was an American spree killer who shot and killed one boy and wounded two girls and three boys in a Winnetka, Illinois elementar...
Lee Eun-ju Lee Eun-ju (November 16, 1980 – February 22, 2005) was a South Korean actress.
Leila Lopes Leila Lopes (19 November 1959 – 3 December 2009) was a Brazilian actress, journalist and presenter of television, known for her appearance in soap operas on the Rede Globo channel, and later for...
Libby Holman Libby Holman (May 23, 1904 – June 18, 1971) was an American torch singer and stage actress who also achieved notoriety for her complex and unconventional personal life.
Lisa Howard (reporter) Lisa Howard (April 24, 1930 – July 4, 1965) was a pioneering female journalist and television news anchor who previously had a career as an off-Broadway theater and TV soap opera actress.
Lise Lindbæk Lise Lindbæk was a Norwegian freelance journalist and foreign correspondent, and writer of several books.
Lore Berger Lore Berger (* 17 December 1921 in Basel; † 14 August 1943) was a Swiss writer who committed suicide at the age of 21.
Lucha Reyes (Mexican singer) Maria de Luz Flores Aceves, better known as Lucha Reyes, was a well-known performer of Mexican ranchera or mariachi music from Guadalajara, Jalisco.
Lucia Rosa Lucia Rosa was a young girl from the 19th century who wanted to marry a poor farmer, and instead was being forced by her father to marry a wealthy man she did not want.
Luciana Pignatelli Luciana Pignatelli (13 January 1935 – 13 October 2008) was an Italian socialite who was a social arbiter, spokesmodel for Camay soap, and a jewelry designer.
Lucretia Lucretia (died c. 510 BC (traditionally)) is a semi-legendary figure in the history of the Roman Republic.
Margaret Mary Ray Margaret Mary "Peggy" Ray (1952 – October 5, 1998) was an American woman who suffered from schizophrenia and erotomania.
Margaux Hemingway Margaux Louise Hemingway (February 16, 1954 – July 1, 1996) was an American fashion model and actress.
Maria Czaplicka Maria Antonina Czaplicka (October 25, 1884 – May 27, 1921), also referred to as Marya Antonina Czaplicka and Marie Antoinette Czaplicka, was a Polish cultural anthropologist who is b...
Marian Hooper Adams Marian "Clover" Hooper Adams was an American socialite, active society hostess and arbiter of Washington, D.C., and an accomplished amateur photographer.
Marie-Thérèse Walter Marie-Thérèse Walter (13 July 1909 – 20 October 1977) was the French mistress and model of Pablo Picasso from 1927 to about 1935, and the mother of his daughter, Maya Widmaier-Picasso.
Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially s...
Marina Tsvetaeva Marina Ivanovna Tsvetaeva (31 August 1941) was a Russian and Soviet poet.
Martha Gellhorn Martha Ellis Gellhorn (November 8, 1908 – February 15, 1998) was an American novelist, travel writer, and journalist, considered by the London Daily Telegraph, among others, to be one of the...
Marthe Hanau Marthe Hanau was a Frenchwoman who defrauded French financial markets in the 1920s and 1930s.
Mary Bacon Mary Steedman Bacon Anderson was an American thoroughbred jockey and model.
Mary Kay Bergman Mary Kay Bergman (June 5, 1961 – November 11, 1999), credited on the first season and the first half of the second season of South Park as Shannen Cassidy, was an American actress, ani...
Mary Marcy Mary Edna Tobias Marcy was an American socialist author, pamphleteer, poet, and magazine editor.
Mary Terán de Weiss María Luisa Terán de Weiss (29 January 1918 – 8 December 1984), known in Argentina as Mary Terán de Weiss, and out of Argentina as María Teran Weiss, was an Argentine tennis player, ...
Mary Zsuzsi Mary Zsuzsa also known as Mary Zsuzsi was a Hungarian singer.
May Ayim May Ayim (3 May 1960 in Hamburg – 9 August 1996 in Berlin; original name: Sylvia Opitz) was an Afro-German poet, educator, and activist.
Meda of Odessa Meda of Odessa, was a Thracian princess, daughter of the king Cothelas of Getae and wife of king Philip II of Macedon.
Meda of Odessos Meda of Odessos, was a Thracian princess, daughter of the king Cothelas of Getae and wife of king Philip II of Macedon.
Megan Leigh Megan Leigh (March 2, 1964 – June 16, 1990) was an American stripteaser and star of adult videos.
Michèle Girardon Michèle Girardon, sometimes credited as Michele Girardon, was a French actress.
Mindy McCready Malinda Gayle "Mindy" McCready (November 30, 1975 – February 17, 2013) was an American country music singer.
Minnie Vautrin Wilhelmina (Minnie) Vautrin (September 27, 1886 – May 14, 1941) was an American missionary renowned for saving the lives of many women at the Ginling Girls College in Nanjing, China, during the...
Miroslava (actress) Miroslava was a Czechoslovakian-born Mexican film actress who appeared in thirty two films.
Monika Dannemann Monika Dannemann (24 June 1945 – 5 April 1996) was a German figure skater and painter, mainly known as the last girlfriend of guitarist/singer Jimi Hendrix, and later the wife of German guitaris...
Mădălina Manole Magdalena-Anca Mircea (14 July 1967 – 14 July 2010), better known by her stage name Mădălina Manole, was a Romanian pop recording artist whose birth name was Manole.
Mălina Olinescu Mălina Olinescu (29 January 1974 – 12 December 2011) was a Romanian singer who represented her country at the Eurovision Song Contest 1998 with the song "Eu cred" ("I Believe") and placed ...
Nadezhda Sigida Nadezhda Konstantinovna Sigida, née Malaxiano, was a Russian revolutionary, heroine of the Kara katorga tragedy of 1889.
Nelly Arcan Nelly Arcan (March 5, 1973 – September 24, 2009) was a Canadian novelist.
Nhat Chi Mai Nhất Chi Mai (20 February 1934 - May 16, 1967) born Phan Thị Mai and legally named Thích nữ Diệu Huỳnh, is best known as a female Buddhist who burned herself in an act of self-immola...
Nicola Ann Raphael Nicola Ann Raphael (10 September 1985 – June 24, 2001) was a Scottish schoolgirl who committed suicide after enduring years of bullying because she dressed in a Goth style.
Olga Georges-Picot Olga Georges-Picot (6 January 1940 - 19 June 1997) was a French actress.
Ona Munson Ona Munson (June 16, 1903 – February 11, 1955) was an American actress perhaps best known for her portrayal of prostitute Belle Watling in Gone with the Wind (1939).
Patty Cannon Martha "Patty" Cannon (circa 1760 – May 11, 1829) was the leader of a gang in the early 19th century that kidnapped slaves and free blacks from the Delmarva Peninsula and transported and sold th...
Paula Goodspeed Paula Goodspeed (July 4, 1978 – November 11, 2008) was a reality TV show contestant and singer born best known for her appearances on American Idol.
Pauline Chan Pauline Chan Bo-Lin was a Hong Kong actress who aroused significant attraction and controversies in the Greater China Area during her active years in the 1990s.
Pauline Chan Bo-Lin Pauline Chan Bo-Lin (May 23, 1973 – July 31, 2002) was a Hong Kong actress who aroused significant attraction and controversies in the Greater China Area during her active years in the 1990s.
Pauline Julien Pauline Julien, (May 23, 1928October 1, 1998) was a singer, songwriter, actress, feminist activist and Quebec sovereigntist.
Peg Entwistle Millicent Lilian "Peg" Entwistle (5 February 1908 – c. 16 September 1932) was a Welsh-born English stage and screen actress.
Phaedra (mythology) In Greek mythology, Phaedra (- Phaidra) is the daughter of Minos and Pasiphaë, wife of Theseus, sister of Ariadne, and the mother of Demophon of Athens and Acamas.
Phyllis Hyman Phyllis Linda Hyman (July 6, 1949 – June 30, 1995) was an American singer-songwriter and actress.
Porcia Catonis Porcia Catonis (c.70 BC – June 43 BC (or October 42 BC)), (Porcia "of Cato", in full Porcia Catonis filia, "Porcia the daughter of Cato") also known simply as Porcia, occasionall...
Princess Wanda Princess Wanda (reputedly lived in 8th century Poland) was the daughter of Krakus, legendary founder of Kraków.
Qiu Miaojin Qiu Miaojin (May 29, 1969 – June 25, 1995) was a Taiwanese novelist.
Rachel Roberts (actress) Rachel Roberts (20 September 192726 November 1980) was a Welsh actress noted for her fervour and passion.
Rita Atria Rita Atria (Partanna, September 4, 1974 - Rome, July 26, 1992) was a witness in a major Mafia investigation in Sicily, breaking the Omertà - code of silence.
Rosamond Pinchot Rosamond Pinchot (October 26, 1904 – January 24, 1938) was an American socialite, stage and film actress.
Roxana Briban Roxana Briban (28 October 1971 – 20 November 2010) was a Romanian operatic soprano.
Ruslana Korshunova Ruslana Sergeyevna Korshunova (Руслана Серге́евна Коршунова; July 2, 1987 – June 28, 2008) was a Kazakhstani model of Russian descent.
Sabine Kratze Sabine Kratze was a German student who committed self-immolation in order to protest against what she believed to be the unjust trial of six Buddhist monks which had taken place on August 15, 1995.
Sanmao (author) Sanmao (三毛) (March 26, 1943 – January 4, 1991), is a Taiwanese novelist, translator and writer.
Sarah Goddard Power Sarah Goddard Power (June 19, 1935 – March 24, 1987) was a United States Democratic Party activist and University of Michigan Regent who committed suicide by falling out a window at the Burton T...
Sarah Kane Sarah Kane (3 February 1971 – 20 February 1999) was an English playwright.
Sarah Kofman Sarah Kofman (September 14, 1934 – October 15, 1994) was a French philosopher, born in Paris.
Saya Misaki Saya Misaki, also known as Oyabun was a Japanese adult film actress.
Senkodi Senkodi was a Tamil girl, an active volunteer of Makkal Mandram from the village Orikkai, which is near Kanchipuram.
Shelley Beattie Shelley Beattie (August 24, 1967 – February 16, 2008) was a professional female bodybuilder and actress.
Sheree Winton Sheree Winton (4 November 1936 – 29 May 1976) was an English actress, and the mother of television presenter Dale Winton.
Shirley Barker Shirley Frances Barker (April 4, 1911 – November 18, 1965) was an American author, poet, and librarian.
Simone Mareuil Simone Mareuil was a French actress best known for appearing in the surrealist film Un Chien Andalou.
Sinedu Tadesse Sinedu Tadesse (1974 - May 28, 1995) was a junior in college at Harvard University when she murdered her roommate, Trang Phuong Ho, and then killed herself on May 28, 1995.
Sophie Podolski Sophie Podolski (8 October 1953 – 29 December 1974) was a Belgian poet and graphic artist.
Stephanie Parker Stephanie Parker was a Welsh actress, best known for playing Stacey Weaver on BBC Wales' television series, Belonging, since the age of 15.
Sue Rodriguez Sue Rodriguez (August 2, 1950 – February 12, 1994) was an advocate of assisted suicide.
Suicide of Amanda Todd Amanda Michelle Todd (born November 27, 1996, in British Columbia) committed suicide on October 10, 2012 at the age of 15 at her home in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada.
Suicide of Audrie Pott Audrie Pott, sometimes called Audrey Pott in the media, a 15-year-old student attending Saratoga High School, California, committed suicide by hanging on September 12, 2012.
Suicide of Dawn-Marie Wesley Dawn-Marie Wesley, from Mission, British Columbia, Canada, was a student who committed suicide, after experiencing a cycle of bullying by psychological abuse and verbal threats from three female...
Suicide of Kelly Yeomans The suicide of Kelly Yeomans (1984 – 28 September 1997), a 13-year-old English schoolgirl from the Allenton suburb of Derby, became widespread news when the cause was blamed on bullying to...
Suicide of Megan Meier Megan Taylor Meier (November 6, 1992 – October 17, 2006) was an American teenager from Dardenne Prairie, Missouri, who committed suicide by hanging three weeks before her fourteenth birthday.
Suicide of Nicola Ann Raphael Nicola Ann Raphael (10 September 1985 – 24 June 2001) was a Scottish schoolgirl who committed suicide after enduring years of bullying because she dressed in a Goth style.
Suicide of Phoebe Prince The suicide of Phoebe Prince, on January 14, 2010, led to the criminal prosecution of six teenagers for charges including statutory rape and civil rights violations, as well as to the enactment ...
Suicide of Rehtaeh Parsons Rehtaeh Parsons, a 17-year-old former Cole Harbour District High School student, attempted suicide by hanging on April 4, 2013, at her home in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, leading to a coma a...
Susannah McCorkle Susannah McCorkle (January 1, 1946 – May 19, 2001) was an American jazz singer much admired for her direct, unadorned singing style and quiet intensity.
Sybille Schmitz Sybille Schmitz (2 December 1909 – 13 April 1955) was a German actress.
Sylvia Plath Sylvia Plath (October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963) was an American poet, novelist and short story writer.
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Yelena Miroshina Yelena Miroshina was a female diver from Russia, best known for twice winning the gold medal at the European Championships in the women's 10 m platform.
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Yukiko Okada Yukiko Okada was a Japanese pop singer and winner of the talent show, Star Tanjō! in Tokyo, Japan.
Yun Sim-deok Yun Sim-Deok (also written as Youn or Yoon and Sim-dok, Yun Sim-tŏk or Shimdok) (hanja:尹心悳; 1897–1926) was the first woman soprano to achieve fame throughout Korea.
Zdenka Rubinstein Zdenka Rubinstein (born Büchler; 19 November 1911 – 31 July 1961) was a Croatian Jewish operatic soprano.
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