Anthony Bourdain shoots an episode of his CNN show "Parts Unknown" in Salvador, Brazil, in 2014.
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Anthony Bourdain's life in pictures

Updated 2121 GMT (0521 HKT) June 24, 2019

Anthony Bourdain shoots an episode of his CNN show "Parts Unknown" in Salvador, Brazil, in 2014.
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Anthony Bourdain, the gifted chef, storyteller and writer who took TV viewers around the world to explore culture, cuisine and the human condition, would have been 63 on Tuesday, June 25.

Jose Andres and Eric Ripert, longtime friends of Bourdain and world-renowned chefs, announced that Tuesday will be "Bourdain Day" — a dedicated day for friends and fans to celebrate his memory.