Anthony Bourdain facts for kids
Bourdain on May 23, 2014
|Born||Anthony Michael Bourdain
June 25, 1956
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||June 8, 2018
Kaysersberg-Vignoble, Haut-Rhin, France
|Cooking style||French; eclectic|
The Culinary Institute of America
(m. 1985; div. 2005)
(m. 2007; div. 2016)
Bourdain first became known for his 2000 book Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. His first food and world-travel television series was A Cook's Tour, which ran for 35 episodes on the Food Network from 2002 through 2003.
In 2005, Bourdain began hosting the Travel Channel's culinary and cultural adventure programs Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (2005–2012) and The Layover (2011–2013). In 2013, he switched to CNN to host Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.
On June 8, 2018, Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, Haut-Rhin, France. He was working on an episode of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown in Strasbourg, France. He was 61 years old. At the time of his death, he was in a relationship with actress Asia Argento.
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Bourdain with his Peabody Award in 2014
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