Haesoo Age, Death, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 29 Years
Death Date: 12/05/2023
Death Cause: Suicide


Real nameKim Ara [1]Manila Bulletin
Profession• Singer
• Songwriter
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 153 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 50 kg
in pounds- 110 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourLight Brown (dyed)
DebutAlbum: My Life, I Will (2019)
Cover of the 2019 South Korean album 'My Life, I Will'
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 December 1993 (Friday)
BirthplaceSouth Korea
Date of Death12 May 2023 [2]Soompi
Place of DeathAccording to some initial reports, she was found dead at her dorm room; however, some reports claim that she was in her hotel room at the time of death. [3]Hindustan Times
Age (at the time of death)29 Years
Death CauseSuicide [4]Soompi
Zodiac signSagittarius
NationalitySouth Korean
College/UniversityKorea National University of Arts, Seoul, South Korea
Educational QualificationBachelor’s degree in Pansori (Korean traditional music) [5]Allkpop
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Haesoo eating a non-vegetarian meal
Relationships & More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Unmarried
ParentsMother- Name Not Known
Haesoo with her mother


Some Lesser Known Facts About Haesoo

  • Haesoo was a South Korean singer and songwriter, who was popular for being a trot singer; trot is a genre of Korean popular music. She committed suicide at the age of 29 in May 2023.
  • She went to school in South Korea.

    A childhood photo of Haesoo

    A childhood photo of Haesoo

  • She got interested in trot music after she got influenced by one of the most popular trot singers in South Korea Joo Hyun-mi.
  • She had made appearances on many radio shows, singing reality TV shows, and variety shows including SBS’s ‘The Trot Show,’ KBS1’s ‘AM Plaza,’ MBC TV’s variety show ‘Hangout with Yoo,’ and ‘Gayo Stage.’

    Haesoo in a still from the reality TV show 'The Trot Singer'

    Haesoo in a still from the reality TV show ‘The Trot Singer’

  • In 2019, she performed on Gayo Stage.

  • She launched her second album ‘Kongmuni’ in 2021.
  • In 2023, she performed on KBS’s popular music TV show ‘Immortal Songs 2’ and hit the spotlight after singing trot songs.

    Haesoo performing on KBS2 TV's show 'Immortal Songs 2'

    Haesoo performing on KBS2 TV’s show ‘Immortal Songs 2’

  • On 13 May 2023, the police concluded that Haesoo committed suicide after they found her handwritten suicide note. On 15 May 2023, the police revealed the news of her death after the complete investigation and identification process of her dead body was done. [6]Hindustan Times
  • She was supposed to perform at Gwanjumyeon People’s Day event in Wanju Gun, Jeollabuk-do on 20 May 2023; however, after the news of her demise was announced, the event was cancelled.
  • She was often spotted consuming alcohol in public.

    Haesoo drinking beer

    Haesoo drinking beer