English radio and television presenterDied when: 40 years 98 days (483 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Caroline Louise Flack (9 November 1979 – 15 February 2020) was an English television and radio presenter.She won the twelfth series of Strictly Come Dancing and presented The X Factor and Love Island.
Flack grew up in Norfolk and took an interest in dancing and theatre while at school.She began her professional career as an actress, starring in Bo' Selecta! (2002) and presented various ITV2 shows including I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!
NOW! (2009–2010) and The Xtra Factor (2011–2013).Her Strictly Come Dancing win (2014) was praised for achieving a record perfect score in the final.
The following year she began presenting The X Factor (2015) – replacing the long-standing presenter Dermot O'Leary – and Love Island (2015–2019).
She left Love Island in December 2019 after being arrested for assault allegations.On 15 February 2020, Flack was found dead at her home in North East London; in August, a coroner's inquest recorded a verdict of suicide.