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The world remembers Anthony Bourdain

The celebrity chef, pop anthropologist and author passed away on Friday morning at age 61.

June 8, 2018

The world woke up today to the heartbreaking news that Anthony Bourdain, the Indiana Jones of food, died by suicide at age 61. Although the chef has been open about his past struggles with addiction, Bourdain of being in nothing but good spirits, with the chef keeping busy over the recent months travelling the world for his mega-hit shows and giving interviews, making this news all the more shocking.

The world mostly knew him as a chef first, but what made him so loved was that he dabbled in many other things – pop anthropologist, celebrity interviewer, author. This incredibly-lived life becomes all the more dense and impressive when you look at the people who’s lives he’d touched, expressing their grief over this loss:

If you or anyone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, do not be afraid to reach out to outside resources.

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