Social media influencer Huey Haha has died at the age of 22, his Instagram profile confirmed on Wednesday.
The TikTok and YouTube star was known as a popular creator of viral videos. Based in Stockton, California, the Vietnamese background influencer had surpassed more than 4.5 million views on TikTok alone before his account was recently deleted.
In addition to his popularity on TikTok, Huey Haha had more than 200,000 Instagram followers and 450,000 YouTube subscribers.
— New York Post (@nypost) October 28, 2021
Trending Even After Death
His cause of death has not been revealed. One mark of his online influence was that his name trended on Twitter as news of his passing spread.
According to inside sources, Comedian, ‘Huey Haha’ passed
away earlier today. pic.twitter.com/3dajE67X1i
— IG: FooCommunity (@FooCommunity) October 27, 2021
According to his Instagram account, a memorial fund has been set up online at GoFundMe where fans can contribute.
Leaving Loved Ones Behind
The comedian is survived by a two-year-old daughter. “Rest in Paradise to this young, creative, and amazingly talented star. You will be missed. Prayers and condolences to all of your friends and family,” one supporter tweeted.
— Jackfroot (@jackfrootnews) October 27, 2021
Rapper Mozzy has reportedly offered to pay for Haha’s funeral expenses in a touching tribute to the young artist.
— 44vibe (@44vibeTV) October 28, 2021
The loss of the young influencer has become part of a concerning trend of online personalities who have died in recent months as our culture adjusts to mourning the creators that have previously been known for causing us to laugh.