Anthony Bourdain, Celebrity Chef, Dead At 61

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Anthony Bourdain on the set of Channel 4's 'Taste' TV show, Pinewood Studios, Buckinghamshire, Britain - 25 Oct 2013

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, whose rakish personality and appetite for culinary curiosities entertained millions of viewers, was found dead of an apparent suicide early Friday morning. He was 61.

CNN’s Brian Stelter announced on-air Friday that Bourdain hanged himself.

“Anthony was found dead this morning in his hotel room in France. He had hung himself, in his hotel room,” Stelter said.   MORE

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