Anna Nicole Smith is Dead

Gallery Icon

bill-swift - February 9, 2007

I had literally just got back from a funeral, when I found out that Anna Nicole Smith had died. According to CNN, the former model, actress, and Playboy Playmate was found unconscious in her hotel room at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in South Florida. Details are few, and the story is still developing, though some witnesses say she was dead upon arrival at the hospital.

Reality TV star and former model Anna Nicole Smith was pronounced dead Thursday after being taken to a Florida hospital after being found unconscious in her hotel room, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the case told CNN.

Smith, 39, collapsed at a south Florida hotel and was taken to a local hospital, according to news reports. had reported that Smith collapsed at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida, and was rushed to Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood just after 2 p.m. ET.

According to reports, Smith was found unresponsive in her hotel room.

After losing her son, giving birth to a daughter, having various paternity claims against the child, and being sued along with her former employer TrimSpa, and going all the way to the Supreme Court over the will of her late husband, Anna Nicole Smith's tumultuous life has come to an end. She was 39 years old.

Hopefully, she can finally rest in peace.

Tagged in:

Disclaimer: All rights reserved for writing and editorial content. No rights or credit claimed for any images featured on unless stated. If you own rights to any of the images because YOU ARE THE PHOTOGRAPHER and do not wish them to appear here, please contact us info(@) and they will be promptly removed. If you are a representative of the photographer, provide signed documentation in your query that you are acting on that individual's legal copyright holder status.