Park Yong Ha was Korean actor as well singer who was found dead in Seoul, South Korea early in the morning today, June 30, 2010. He was only 32 years old. Park Yong Ha's Girlfriend named Kim Yoo-jin who attends the actor's funeral at SungMo Hospital in Seoul, South Korea.
Not only Kim the actor's funeral but also other Korean stars spotted at the funeral were Choi Ji Woo and Bae Yong-joon (Park Yong Ha's co-actors in "Winter Sonata"), So Ji Sub (Ryan in "Memories of Bali"), Kim Hyun Joo (Jun Pyo's elder sister in "Boys Over Flowers"), Kim Hyun Joong (SS501 leader, Ji Hoo of "Boys Over Flowers"), Kim Hyung Joon and Kim Kyu Jong (also from SS501), Kim Bum (Yi Jung of "Boys Over Flowers"), Kim Ki-bum (U-Kiss member), Yun Ah and Park Si Yeon (Yong-ha's co-stars in "On Air"), Song Seung Hun (star of "East of Eden") and Yoon Eun Hye (Janelle of "Princess Hours").
Park Yong Ha was discovered lifeless at his residence in Nonhyun-dong, Seoul, 5:30 this Wednesday morning, according to the Yonhap News Agency in Korea.
And according to an investigation, it appeared he took his own life by hanging using a cell phone charging cable at his own house.
According to police, Park Yong Ha was discovered dead at around 5:30 AM by his mother. The cause of death is likely suicide, but further details are still under wraps. Although this news was just announced, ‘Park Yong Ha’ immediately took the number one spot on Naver and other search engines across Korea. His body is now resting at Seoul St. Mary’s hospital.
It’s been reported that Mr. Park was seen walking to his room after massaging his father’s legs and back at around 0:40am. Park Yong Ha was repeatedly saying “I am sorry” to his family and his father, who is suffering from terminal stomach cancer.
He was not only a popular singer in Korea but also in Japan. Park Yong Ha had 8 topselling albums, 3 movies and 10 TV shows, one of which was the huge hit Endless Love 2: Winter Sonata.
Winter Sonata was shown as well in other Asian countries, like here in the Philippines in 2003 through GMA 7. He played also the role of Sang Hyuk or more popularly known here as Raymond.
He was the one and only Sparkling star of his family which is sunk forever. It is a very cruel moment to lose such a talented actor so early in his life; our condolences go out to Park Yong Ha’s family. His funeral procession will take place on July 2nd.