Etika, whose real name was Desmond Daniel Amofah, was a Ghanaian-American gamer, YouTuber, Twitch streamer and model. He rose to fame through his reaction videos about the game, Nintendo.
Amofah worked as a model between 2011 and 2015. In October 2018, his main channel, EWNetwork, was deleted by YouTube after he uploaded obscene content.
On June 25, 2019, his body was recovered not far from the East River, New York, after he had been reported missing six days before.
He was born to Emmanuel Owuraku Amofah, a former Ghanaian member of parliament and deputy communication minister, and Sabrina Amofah. His elder brother, Randy, reportedly died from an asthma attack. He dated Christine Cardona from 2011 to 2017.
Amofah had amassed a total of over 800K followers on both YouTube and Twitch before his pages were deleted.
TriviaOn the day he went missing, he uploaded a video apologizing to his friends for pushing them away and revealing that he had been battling with mental illness and suicidal thoughts for a while.
Etika was a famous American YouTuber, who was born on May 12, 1990. As a person born on this date, Etika is listed in our database as the 13th most popular celebrity for the day (May 12) and the 61st most popular for the year (1990).
People born on May 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Etika is the 302nd most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Etika's birthday, Etika is the 2488th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
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