3. John Coughlin
Figure 3 US figure skating pair Caydee Denney and John Coughlin speak with reporters during a news conference in Park City, Utah. Rick Bowmer, File/AP
When it comes to figure skating, the infamous albeit talented John Coughlin cannot be overlooked. Despite his series of ups and downs, the once champion figurer skater in America was a god on the ice.
Unfortunately, a series of personal problems led John to take his own life on January 19th, 2019.
In a touching Facebook post, John’s sister Angela Laune broke the news to the world:
“My wonderful strong, amazingly compassionate brother John Coughlin took his own life earlier today. I have no words. I love you John…”