Yoo Chae-yeong

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Yoo Chae-yeong
Born
Kim Soo-jin

(1973-09-22)September 22, 1973
DiedJuly 24, 2014(2014-07-24) (aged 40)
Cause of deathStomach cancer
OccupationSinger-songwriter, Actress
Years active1989–2014
Spouse(s)Kim Joo-hwan (2008-2014)
Korean name
Hangul유채영
Hanja柳彩榮
Revised RomanizationYu Chaeyeong
McCune–ReischauerRyu Ch'aeyŏng
Birth name
Hangul김수진
Revised RomanizationGim Sujin
McCune–ReischauerKim Sujin

Yoo Chae-yeong (Hangul: 유채영; September 22, 1973 – July 24, 2014) was a South Korean singer, actress, and radio host. Chae-yeong was known for her roles in Sex is Zero, Marrying a Billionaire, and in First Love of a Royal Prince.

Yoo was diagnosed with cancer in October 2013.[1] She died on July 24, 2014 of gastric cancer at the age of 40.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Jin, Eun-soo (23 July 2014). "Actress Yoo's cancer takes toll". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 24 July 2014.
  2. "Entertainer Yoo Chae-yeong dies of cancer". The Korea Herald. 24 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.
  3. "Yoo Chae-young Dead of Cancer at 41". The Chosun Ilbo. 24 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.

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