Famous People Who Have Been Through Depression

This is a list of famous people with depression, or who have suffered from depression at some point in their lives. Who are the celebrities who have battled depression? Well, for starters, if nothing else, this should proves that they're just like us. Celebrities aren't immune from depression and more likely to go through it more than the average person. So if nothing else, knowing that these celebrities suffering from depression should inspire you to seek help or at least know you aren't the only one battling the affliction.

What famous people suffered from depression? Take a look at this list of famous depressed people and find out.
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    • Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, USA
    • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
    • Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
  • Jim Carrey
    Age: 60
    • Birthplace: Newmarket, Canada
    • Birthplace: Northampton, England
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Point Pleasant, New Jersey, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Manchester, New Hampshire, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, USA
  • John Lennon
    Dec. at 40 (1940-1980)
    • Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, USA
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Dec. at 56 (1809-1865)
    • Birthplace: Kentucky, Hodgenville, United States of America, United States, with Territories
    • Birthplace: Granada Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
    • Birthplace: Perth, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Yate, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Kurt Cobain
    Dec. at 27 (1967-1994)
    • Birthplace: Aberdeen, Washington, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-upon-Trent, United Kingdom
  • Winston Churchill
    Dec. at 90 (1874-1965)
    • Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Vienna, Virginia, USA
  • Billy Joel
    Age: 73
    • Birthplace: Bronx, New York, USA
    • Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America
    • Birthplace: Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
  • Heath Ledger
    Dec. at 28 (1979-2008)
    • Birthplace: Perth, Australia