Fans paid tribute after hearing the devastating news that Idan Ohayon, who had more than 100,000 followers on the social media platform TikTok, had recently passed suddenly from an unexplained illness. Let’s see what happened to him and Idan Ohayon cause of death in detail
How did Idan Ohayon die?
TikTok content creator Idan Ohayon passed away at the age of 28. Idan passed away on Tuesday evening, August 6, at the Barzilai Medical Center in his home Israel, from an unidentified medical ailment. On TikTok, he is well known for blogging about his love of food and for embedding videos of himself eating in his posts. Additionally, he has posted humorous remarks about his weight.
His representation company, ADD Content Agency, acknowledged his passing on Instagram yesterday and described him as “golden-hearted.” “[We] are sad for the family and are very hurt by the death of Idan, who was a talented, hard-working, and golden-hearted boy,” they wrote next to a picture of Idan.
It’s believed that a large part of his fan base originates from his TikTok account, which has more than 140,000 followers and 2 million likes, as opposed to his Instagram, which has 52,000 followers.
Idan Ohayon cause of death:
A TikTok star has sadly died at 28 as condolences pour in. Idan Ohayon gained fame by making fun of his obesity in videos. This week, the Israeli perished. After posting videos of himself eating and being unafraid to make fun of his weight, he boasted 45,000 followers on TikTok.
His family has confirmed that a medical problem was the Idan Ohayon cause of death. The TikTok celebrity talked about his time away from social media in a recent interview.
What did Idan Ohayon open up on an interview?
“One day, I decided to return to social media, so I uploaded a video on TikTok. Suddenly, I reached 300,000 views in 24 hours, so I posted another video and another one, and views kept coming. I returned to my old life and gained a lot of followers, and it was cool,” he said in an interview with Ynet.
He continued: “Then I got a call from an agency that told me they want me for a reality show of social media stars. At first, I had my doubts, but as I Googled and saw it was a serious agency, I agreed, went to an auction, and they informed me I’m in.” People even recognized him when he was walking down the street and requested selfies, he said.
His funeral was performed on Wednesday, September 7, in a cemetery in Kiryat Gat, according to his family members. Also, they stated the cause of death was medical reasons. A mother, brother, and sister survive Ohayon. Ohayon frequently coupled his love of food with humor about himself and his weight in his films. In Israel, Ohayon was regarded as a notable and well-respected influencer. He had thousands of YouTube subscribers, 45,000 Instagram followers, and more than 115,000 TikTok followers.
Who was Idan Ohayon?
Idan Ohayon, an Israeli celebrity on TikTok renowned for making fun of his own weight, was born in 1994. Idan often recorded himself eating, and he was not afraid to laugh at his own weight. The TikTok celebrity recently appeared in “The Creatoks,” a documentary-reality program where he competed against other social media influencers for the title of Israel’s finest content creator. His latest posts on Instagram were filled with many messages from his followers who admired him and toiled to digest the sad news. Idan has a TikTok account, as well as an Instagram account. His Instagram account has more than 50k followers, and he has more than 140k on TikTok. He was extremely well-known on social media because of his over 200 thousand followers across TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube.
Idan Ohayon made a difference in many people’s lives. There are so many fans that will miss him. His family is receiving a lot of love and support from us at this trying time. Peace be with you, Idan.
Tributes to Idan Ohayon:
The news has spurred an outpouring of comments on some of his posts, with a number of his supporters taking to social media to pay tribute to Idan Ohayon
Viral TikTok Star Idan Ohayon, Dead, at Age 28…
The cause of death was "a medical condition"…
– Birmingham Mail
— Dr. James E. Olsson (@DrJamesOlsson) September 8, 2022
May his memory be blessed
One person wrote in a tribute – “We will always remember him as a guy with a joyful life”.
Another said: “A beloved and wonderful man may his memory be blessed. My heart aches and shares in the family’s sorrow”. A third said Idan was “amazing and loved”.
“You were such a strong person with a joy of life. You left behind such a strong message,” read another tribute. Whilst a fourth person said that he had the “biggest heart”.
Other expressed disbelief over the news, with one person writing underneath a post:
“It’s hard for me to see him in the video and understand that he’s not here anymore”.
Beloved TikTok star Idan Ohayon has tragically passed away. He was known for his self-deprecating humor about obesity. https://t.co/MsJwMINKsW
— Perez Hilton (@PerezHilton) September 8, 2022
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