Remembering Gia Allemand

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Gia Allemand — a former model who appeared on the ABC reality television programs "The Bachelor" and "Bachelor Pad," and the girlfriend of New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson — died last year of an apparent suicide. She was 29.
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<span class="yom-figure yom-fig-right"><span class="legend">NBA player Ryan Anderson and Gia Allemand, June 2013. (Photo via giaallemand on Instagram)</span></span>
Ryan Anderson and Gia Allemand, June 2013. (Photo via giaallemand on Instagram)
NBA player Ryan Anderson and Gia Allemand, June 2013. (Photo via giaallemand on Instagram)
Gia Allemand portrait for the 'Bachelor Pad.' (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images)
BACHELOR PAD - 'Bachelor Pad,' the exciting new competitive reality series from the producers of 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette,' premieres MONDAY, AUGUST 9 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET), on ABC. (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand portrait for the 'Bachelor Pad.' (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends the promotion for Ted &amp; Christi Scofield's book "Sexy Slang's Bedroom Challenges" at Arlo &amp; Esme on November 5, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends the promotion for Ted & Christi Scofield's book "Sexy Slang's Bedroom Challenges" at Arlo & Esme on November 5, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends the promotion for Ted & Christi Scofield's book "Sexy Slang's Bedroom Challenges" at Arlo & Esme on November 5, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends Moods of Norway at Studio on Main with The PhotoFund and Animal Avengers on January 24, 2011 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Rodney Itier/WireImage)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends Moods of Norway at Studio on Main with The PhotoFund and Animal Avengers on January 24, 2011 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Rodney Itier/WireImage)
TV personality Gia Allemand attends Moods of Norway at Studio on Main with The PhotoFund and Animal Avengers on January 24, 2011 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Rodney Itier/WireImage)
Gia Allemand attends the 2010 Star Power Charity Event Gala at Carnival at Bowlmor Lanes on June 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Gia Allemand attends the 2010 Star Power Charity Event Gala at Carnival at Bowlmor Lanes on June 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Gia Allemand attends the 2010 Star Power Charity Event Gala at Carnival at Bowlmor Lanes on June 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Gia Allemand portrait for the 'Bachelor Pad.' (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images)
Gia Allemand portrait for the 'Bachelor Pad.' (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images)
Gia Allemand portrait for the 'Bachelor Pad.' (Photo by Kevin Foley/ABC via Getty Images)
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Former Bachelor contestant Gia Allemand attends 46NYC's Alex's Lemonade Stand to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer, at Merchants' Gate, Central Park on August 29, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
Former Bachelor contestant Gia Allemand attends 46NYC's Alex's Lemonade Stand to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer, at Merchants' Gate, Central Park on August 29, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
Former Bachelor contestant Gia Allemand attends 46NYC's Alex's Lemonade Stand to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer, at Merchants' Gate, Central Park on August 29, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
Gia Allemand during Animal Fair's 8th Annual 'Paws for Style' - June 11, 2007 at Arena in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jason Kempin/FilmMagic)
Gia Allemand during Animal Fair's 8th Annual 'Paws for Style' - June 11, 2007 at Arena in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jason Kempin/FilmMagic)
Gia Allemand during Animal Fair's 8th Annual 'Paws for Style' - June 11, 2007 at Arena in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jason Kempin/FilmMagic)
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand on an episode of ABC's "Bachelor Pad." (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images) GIA ALLEMAND
Gia Allemand attends the Farm Sanctuary 25th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on May 14, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Steven A Henry/WireImage)
Gia Allemand attends the Farm Sanctuary 25th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on May 14, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Steven A Henry/WireImage)
Gia Allemand attends the Farm Sanctuary 25th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on May 14, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Steven A Henry/WireImage)
Bachelorette Gia Allemand attends DoSomething.org's 4th Annual Teens for Jeans initiative event at Aeropostale Times Square on January 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)
Bachelorette Gia Allemand attends DoSomething.org's 4th Annual Teens for Jeans initiative event at Aeropostale Times Square on January 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)
Bachelorette Gia Allemand attends DoSomething.org's 4th Annual Teens for Jeans initiative event at Aeropostale Times Square on January 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)

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