Daily Lessons from Life 08 June 2018 - Suicide despite sucesses?
"Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain dead at 61: CNN
NEW YORK: Celebrity chef and television host Anthony Bourdain has died at the age of 61, CNN reported on Friday (Jun 8).
"It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain," the network said in a statement. It said the cause of death was suicide, and that Bourdain hanged himself.
"His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter and family at this incredibly difficult time," CNN added.
Bourdain, an author who made his name with his memoir "Kitchen Confidential", had been working in France on an upcoming episode of his CNN series "Parts Unknown".
He was found unresponsive in his hotel room on Friday morning by fellow chef and good friend Eric Ripert.
Bourdain's death was the second suicide this week of a high-profile American figure. Designer Kate Spade, who built a fashion empire on her signature !handbags, was found dead in her New York apartment of suicide on Tuesday."
RIP to him n condolences to his family! Looks like material wealth fr their fame and fortune hv not increase their happiness.