Andrew Martinez’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 15, 1972

Death Date

May 18, 2006

Age of Death

33 years



The activist Andrew Martinez died at the age of 33. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Famous for his nude protests while a student at the University of California-Berkeley, Martinez, a.k.a. “The Naked Guy,” fought for the right to appear naked in public both on and off the Berkeley campus. Incarcerated and suffering from mental illness, he tragically committed suicide in his early thirties.

The son of Esther Krenn, he was born and raised in Santa Clara County, California.

The 33-year-old Martinez was found with a plastic bag cinched around his head. He was taken to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead of apparent suicide on May 18, 2006.