Andre Kim Passes Away

World known fashion designer Andre Kim had passed away on August 12, 2010 at the age of 75.

Kim had been down with the flu and was eventually admitted to the hospital for pneumonia. Even though he had signs of recovery, his health still has been deteriorating and he had to rely on a respirator. There were also speculations that the main cause of his health deterioration was due to colorectal cancer. He was announced dead at 7:25 PM on August 12.

Many netizens have commented saying, “another star has left us,” and “he has made many big achievement in the fashion arena. He will not be forgotten.”

His wake will be held at Seoul University Hospital.

Let’s all take a moment to give our condolences.


Original K Bites Article