Who was Siddharth Bedi?
Siddharth Bedi was an Indian actor who was born in California, USA. He was the elder son of the famous, iconic actor, Kabir Bedi and Portima Bedi who was a great dancer. The actor has passed away in the year 1997.
Siddharth was the man who belonged to the actors’ family as his grandparents and other relatives were also part of the fashion and film industry.
Siddharth Bedi committed suicide at the age of 26 in 1997. It is said that he was an alumnus of the Carnegie Mellon University and was diagnosed with Schizophrenia. During his studies, Siddharth Bedi suffered from extreme depression and a severe level of depression and he fell victim to a serious disease Schizophrenia.
Siddharth’s last email was for his friends in which he wrote, ‘Come and give me the farewell’.
Kabir Bedi opens up on son Siddharth Bedi’s suicide
Actor Kabir Bedi, who recently unveiled the book cover of his upcoming autobiography – Stories I Must Tell: The Emotional Life Of An Actor, opened up on his son Siddharth Bedi’s death in an interview to a web portal.
In his interview, Bedi admitted that guilt is enormous and will always remain.
For the unversed, Siddharth committed suicide in 1997, at the age of 25, after being diagnosed with schizophrenia.
Talking about his son, during the book cover launch Kabir Bedi had said that the wounds heal, but the scars will always remain. He further said that it is important in such situations for the family to stand by the one suffering from mental illness.
Siddharth Bedi Biography/Wikipedia
FULL NAME: Siddharth Bedi
DATE OF BIRTH: 16 January 1946
DATE OF DEATH: July 19, 1997
PLACE OF DEATH: North Carolina, United States
ZODIAC SIGN: Capricorn
Family & Relatives
Father: Kabir Bedi
Mother: Protima Bedi
Brother(s): Adam Bedi
Sister(s): Pooja Bedi
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Girlfriend: Protima Bedi
Children: Not Known