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Anthony Bourdain Dead At 61 By Suicide

Anthony Bourdain has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed on Friday that the cause of death was suicide.

Bourdain was in France working on his show “Parts Unknown” for CNN.

The news just comes days after celebrity designer Kate Spade took her own life in New York City. She had been suffering from severe depression.

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In a statement, CNN said: “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain. 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.”

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