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20-Year-Old Model Daul Kim Is Dead

Daul at the fall 2009 Roberto Cavalli show.

Model Daul Kim was found dead in Paris this morning, her agents at Next confirm. “She was a top model and a great friend to all of us at Next. Please respect her family’s privacy at this time of sadness. We will all miss her very much,” they said in a statement. The cause of death remains unknown at this time, but a source tells the Cut the 20-year-old committed suicide. She will be missed.

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20-Year-Old Model Daul Kim Is Dead