Ellen DeGeneres Opens Up About The Death Of Her Late Girlfriend

Reflecting on her past Ellen De Generes discussed her life before she became famous during an interview with actor Dax Shepard for his Armchair Expert podcast

Ellen DeGeneres Reveals That A Girlfriend's Tragic Death Inadvertently Started Her Career

"Why is this handsome, 21-year-old girl gone?"

Despite the horror of the tragedy, her girlfriend's death subsequently led to her career in stand-up comedy. The host said that at 20, she had to move because she couldn't afford the apartment the two were living in by herself.

"My girlfriend was killed in a vehicle accident when I was like 20-years-old", DeGeneres revealed.

"When she was killed, I couldn't afford to live where we were living together".

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DeGeneres said that they went out to support her older brother's music gig but they went home separately with DeGeneres driving back with her friends and passing an accident in which a vehicle was "split in two". I was really depressed.

Among the many subjects the two covered was a discussion of one of DeGeneres' former girlfriends, who died in a auto accident when the two young women were living together.

She added that she felt "a lot of guilt".

"During the time, because there was so much talk about it, everyone was just sick of it", she told pal Dax Shepard in a new episode of his Armchair Expert podcast. "It shifted my entire focus", she said.

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