We take a look back at the Thai Stars who died before time. This post is dedicated to the Thai celebrities who passed away too soon, before reaching the age of forty years. The celebrities who met a tragic death at a young age. The Ten Thai celebrities who died before reaching their 40s. Here’s the list of stars who are ‘Gone Too Soon’ for us. From Beam Papangkorn to Numtarn, these stars bid their goodbye a little too soon.
1. Beam Papangkorn
Papangkorn Lerkchaleampote popularly known as Beam met a sudden unexpected death earlier this year in March. The 25-year-old actor was found motionless by his mother and taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead by the doctors. He died in his sleep. He was popular among fans for his role in the Netflix Series The Stranded’.
2. Nida Tangmo
The 37-year-old Thai superstar died drowning in the Chao Phraya River in Nonthaburi province. The actress was riding a speedboat from which she fell. She had first gone missing for a couple of days in February after which police had found her body floating in the river. After two months of extensive investigation, police concluded ‘ suffocation’ as the cause of death.
3. Alice Arisara Karbdecho
Thai influencer Alice Arisara Karbdecho, who was popularly known as 'Lollipop Girl', died after choking on moo ping and sticky rice. She was on life support for three months. She was popular for the pokemon-themed outfits she used to post on Instagram. She was diagnosed with Cerebral Hypoxia which is caused by a lack of oxygen in the brain.
4. Tridsadee Por Sahawong
The popular actor died at the age of 35 after being in a coma for ten weeks in January 2016. He had dengue Hemorrhagic fever. Por had worked with the World Society for the Protection of Animals and other philanthropic projects. He left his wife and a daughter behind him.
5. Phoomiphadit Hem Nittayaros
This 31-year-old actor, unfortunately, committed suicide, he was suffering from depression and financial issues as stated by his girlfriend. The channel 7 star was found hanging by his balcony on September 25, 2019, in his Condominium. He wrote a post on his Instagram and Twitter: "This world is full of broken things: broken hearts, conflicting promises, and betrayed people." before his death.
6. Nong In
Natnicha Nong In Cherdchubuppakaree was killed in a highway crash in an accident in 2018. The 20-year-old actress was trapped in the driver's seat. She had worked as a child actress in the ‘Kaew Ta Wan Jai ‘ (My Beloved) soap and film 'Kankai Kai Pamai' (Scissors, Egg, Silk).
7. Butsaran Thongchiew
Butsaran was popularly known among fans by her nickname Numtarn. She died of a rare bleeding condition in the year 2019. The singer had starred in a music video and popular TV series before. The doctors said although the bleeding had stopped there was uncontrollable swelling in her brain. The 28-year-old singer was resuscitated multiple times.
8. Kae Leader
Thai Billionaire Kae Leader also known as Miss Sexy Committed suicide, she had a medical degree and graduated in cosmetology. The 30-year-old lady was awarded the CEO Leader award in 2018. She jumped from the terrace of one of her clinical constructions which led to her death.
9. Boonpitak Jitkrajang
Boonpitak Jitkrajang is popularly known as Kae. The popular actress died in a car accident in 1995. Kae was just 22 years old at the time of her death. The actress was filming a drama ‘Plerng Boon’ at the time before her death. She played a role in the film ‘Ruk Thae Chapter 1’ for which she was nominated as Best Actress by Thailand National Film Association Awards nomination.
10. Prakaifa Pool Doung
Prakaifa Pool Duong jumped off from the parking lot of a department store in June 2021. She was a Youtube Singer who left her family and thousands of fans grieving. The independent musician was struggling to find work during the pandemic. Her boyfriend told in an interview that she was forced to sell noodles to make a living, which was insufficient.