Rick Ginestreto: Felipe Dana / AP Photo
Model Rick Genest, known as Zombie Boy, has committed suicide at the age of 32 years. It is reported portal TMZ.
He was found dead in his apartment in Montreal. As it turned Radio-Canada, he was suffering from a mental disorder.
A native of Canada, he is known for his tattoos in the form of a skeleton. He twice got into the Guinness Book of records as the person with the greatest number of bones tattooed on the body — 139, and with the largest number of tattoos of insects, 176. At the age of 15 years he had to undergo surgery to remove a brain tumor, hence the origin of his nickname “Zombie boy”.
The greatest popularity he gained after participating in Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way”. The singer reacted to the death of Genesta, stating that “more than devastated” by the news.
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