Heartbreaking Pinoy Celebrities Who Gone Too Soon.


Heartbreaking Pinoy Celebrities Who Gone Too Soon. 

Many artists, singers or beauty queen are shining in front of the camera. At their early age, they are already known in showbiz industry. Some of them suddenly missed out on industry circulation because some are already outdated or while some already passed away.

Here are the list of the most controversial showbiz personality that suddenly passed away and the reasons.

Tragedy can strike even in our favorite celebrity. Take a look back at the stars who left us too soon.

Franco Hernandez

On November 11, 2017, Hernandez died of drowning in North Lamidan, Don Marcelino, Davao Occidental, Philippines at the age of 26.

According to a report, Hernandez who was onboard a motorized boat with his girlfriend and Hashtags co-member Tom Doromal, fell off when a strong wave hit them on their way back to North Lamidan's coast, Don Marcelino. Unconscious, he was taken to a clinic where he was declared dead on arrival.




Isabel Granada

On October 25, 2017, Granada fell into a coma after experiencing six cardiac arrests while on a business trip to Qatar with her husband. She was rushed to the Heart Hospital of the Hamad Medical Corporation and was later transferred to Hamad General Hospital.

Granada had suffered from a brain hemorrhage and aneurysm that affected her heart. On October 27, 2017, she was declared brain dead. Granada died on November 4, 2017, at age 41. Her body lay in state November 10–11 at Santuario de San Jose in East Greenhills, Mandaluyong, and was cremated on November 12




Rizzini Alexis Gomez

D3ath shocked many Filipinos because she was only 25 years old. Gomez brought pride to the country after winning the Miss Tourism International in 2012 and many Filipinos were felt she could have accomplished more.



Tado Jimenez (1974 – 2014)

We were shocked when Arvin Jimenez or “Tado” passed in 2011. A day before his death, Jimenez posted a photo of him in social media joking about death. 



AJ Perez (1993-2011)

Perez died on April 17, 2011 as a result of car accident in Moncada, Tarlac. The night before, Perez was one of the stars who graced the Bangus Festival in Dagupan City, Pangasinan together with other Kapamilya stars. He was on his way back to Manila together with his father and few others when their van got hit on the side by a speeding Partas Trans bus. Perez was sleeping on the side of the van that was directly hit by the bus and died of his injuries. He was 18.




Tyron Perez (1985-2011)

Tyron “Jojo” Perez died on December 29, 2011 in an apparent suicide inside his car in Valenzuela City. Perez was reported to have had problems with his wife recently. His wife, family and friends in showbiz were shocked at his early demise. 



Marky Cielo (1988-2008)

Mark Angelo C. Cielo died in his sleep on December 7, 2008 of what was apparently acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis (the same case as of Rico Yan). He was 20 at the time of his death. However, there was a lot of speculation on the true nature of his death, with some saying it was due to suicide or drug abuse. Cielo was buried at the backyard of their Mountain Province home as customary in the Ibaloi tribe.



Rico Yan (1975-2002)

Rico Carlos C. Yan, or popularly known as Rico Yan, is perhaps the most famous of all the stars who died young. He died at the height of a full-blown acting and modelling career with home network ABS-CBN. He was made famous by the network for his boy next door roles in soap operas such as Mara Clara and Mula Sa Puso as well as the teen-oriented show Gimik. He also had notable appearances in films such as Ama, Ina, Anak, Home Along The Riles 2, Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay and Got 2 Believe, where he was nominated for FAMAS Best Actor award.

 Yan died at the Dos Palmas Resort in Puerto Princesa Palawan on March 29, 2002. He was 27. He died in his sleep due to cardiac arrest as a result of acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis (more commonly known in the Philippines as bangungot). At the time of his death, he was in a relationship with actress Claudine Barretto, who was his love team partner in most of his movies, but most especially in Mula Sa Puso, a soap opera which had a great following among Filipinos at that time. Like Julie Vega, his death also shocked the nation and created a cult following, mostly propelled by tributes made by ABS-CBN using various media and coverage of his wake and funeral at Manila Memorial Park.





Miko Sotto (1982-2003)

Marcelino Antonio C. Sotto or Mikko Sotto died  before dawn on December 29, 2003 as a result of falling from the ninth floor of the condominium building where he lived. He was 21. He was apparently sitting on the balcony of the floor talking with cousin Oyo and other friends when he slipped and fell down. GMA gave the young actor a fitting tribute and his eyes were donated by girlfriend Angel Locsin to a needy patient who needed a new set of eyes.



Julie Vega (1968-1985)

At the height of her career in 1985, the young actress started showing symptoms of a lingering disease which is suspected to be multiple sclerosis. While undergoing treatment for the disease in Quezon Institute, the actress contracted bronchial-pneumonia which would complicate her condition. On May 6, 1985, the actress died of cardiac arrest as a result of her broncho-pneumonia. She was 16.

Julie Pear A. Postigo, or Julie Vega is dubbed as the First Soap Opera Princess. She is a two-time FAMAS Best Child actress and was well-known for her roles in films such as Mga Mata ni Angelita and Durugin si Totoy Bato, as well as her popular role in the TV drama Anna Liza. Aside from her acting career, she is an accomplished singer too, having released an album entitled First Love.



Ramgen Revilla
Died: October 28, 2011

Ramgen Revilla’s death happened on October 28, 2011. He was a member of the rich and famous Revilla family – son of Ramon Revilla Sr. and half-brother of Bong Revilla Jr. In his residence at BF Homes, Parañaque City, Ramgen died when he was stabbed 11 times and shot in his chest once. His girlfriend, actress Janelle Manahan, was shot in her shoulder and face but survived despite her injuries. The gunman remains at large and there was no strong proof against the alleged masterminds – Ramgen’s siblings RJ and Ramona.



Ayana Grico
Died: June 4, 2014

Ayana Grico, a former beauty queen and one of the contestant of “The Voice of the Philippines” season 1 was killed  on June 4, 2014 after a rock fell on her while taking pictures at Lake Sebu in South Cotabato.



Jam Sebastian
Died: March 4, 2015

Jam Sebastian, one-half of the popular YouTube sensation Jamich, died on Wednesday morning, months after he was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer. He was 28.



Melody Gersbach
Died: August 21, 2010

Gersbach died in a car accident around 11 a.m. on August 21, 2010, when the Toyota Innova she was traveling in collided head-on with a Raymond passenger bus in Barangay Pawili in Bula, Camarines Sur. Police said, "the bus was trying to avoid a tricycle when it collided with a Toyota Innova". Gersbach, her makeup artist Alden Orense, and her driver, Santos Ramos Jr., were all killed in the accident, and several bus passengers were injured. The only car passenger to survive was Ronald Lita, a friend of Gersbach's. Gersbach was supposed to attend Ms. Bicolandia Executive Committee meeting for Ms. Bicolandia 2010 at the Avenue Hotel in Naga City.



Julia Buencamino
Died: July 7, 2015

The youngest celebrity death on this list, the 'Oh My G!' actress died on July 7, 2015. The daughter of acting veterans Nonie and Shamaine Buencamino was said to have committed suicide. Fans were worried about her when she posted dreary sketches on Instagram and an alleged suicide note prior to her death. 



Tenten Muñoz, 19 

The young singer reportedly died two decades ago due to brain cancer. She was the original singer of the famous 90s hit 'Kaba', which is usually credited to Tootsie Guevarra. She was also a result of the singing contest 'Bulilit Bagong Kampeon', and has recorded an album early in the 90s and joined stage musicals afterwards. 



 Halina Perez, 22 

Halina Perez’s death occurred on March 4, 2004. She was an actress who appeared in adult-oriented movies. After attending a store opening in Legazpi City, the van she was riding in collided with a truck which killed her and her manager Isah Munio.



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