Korean singer-actress Yoo Chae-yeong dies after months-long battle with cancer

24 July 2014 / 2 years 3 months ago

The Korea Herald/Asia News Network
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Entertainer Yoo Chae-yeong died Thursday (Jul 24) following a months-long battle against advanced gastric cancer, her agency said.

She was 41.

Yoo was diagnosed with cancer last October and was recently reported to be in critical condition.

"Her husband and other family stayed by her side until the last moment," the agency said.

"She did not leave any last words."

After debuting as a singer in 1994, Yoo broadened her career into acting

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