People want to know about Bam Margera Illness and health updates. Bam is a former professional skateboarder from America. He is also a stunning performer, tv personality and filmmaker.
Margera completed his junior year and dropped out of high school. However, he was homeschooled by his mother and received GED.
Bam began started recording videos performing skateboarding and doing stuns with his friend, which turned into the CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) video series.
He independently released CKY, and CKY2K, CKY3 and CKY4 were also released.
CKY name was shared with his brother Jess Margera, band CKY and was named as a tribute movie Sleepaway Camp.
Jeff Tremaine noticed Margera’s videos and drafted him into the team, which would eventually become MTV’s Jackass.
CKY crew members played roles as support to various degrees, whereas Ryann Dunn and Margera were the mainstays of the cast.
Margera appeared in Jackass: The Movie, Jackass Number Two, Jackass 2.5, Jackass 3D and Jackass 3.5.
In 2003, Margera played in the movie Grind, which portrays four young men following the skateboard profession from Chicago to California.
In 2003, Margera was given his own MTV series, Viva La Bam, which ran for five seasons till 2005.
In 2016, March, Bam along with his mother, he appeared on the VH1 reality television show Family Therapy with Dr. Jenn. He and his mother addressed Bam’s self-destructive behavior.
Bam Margera Illness And Health Update
The 44 years old suffered severe pneumonia in early December 2022.
After his pneumonia, Bam was hospitalized, and his health worsened after he tested positive for COVID-19.
After being diagnosed with pneumonia and COVID-19, Bam was put on a ventilator and admitted into ICU.
According to the reports posted by CNN, Margera said he was pronounced dead on December 8.
Margera went into four seizures, each lasting for 10 to 20 minutes. In his fourth, he bit his tongue so hard it nearly fell off.
Following four seizures, he went to the hospital, suffered his fifth seizure, and couldn’t breathe without a tube down his throat.
As of 2023, the American skateboarder is still alive and doing well after recovering from his serious illness. The rumors of him being dead are false.
Margera Relationship History
Bam Margera has been in a couple of relationships and married three times.
On 2003 June 5, Bam tied the knot with Jennifer Rivell. The couple first met in 1988 at a skate park. The pair, however, divorced on April 2005 after being married for seven years.
In 2006, Margera engaged with his childhood friend Melissa Rothstein with about 350 friends and family attendance. The couple went to Dubai in 2008 to have a honeymoon.
The pair did not give birth to a child and separated after four years of marriage in 2012.
After having two divorces, Bam had his third marriage on October 5, 2013, when he tied the knot with Nicole Boyd.
On 2017 December 23, the pair gave birth to a child named Phoenix Wolf.
American Skateboarder Margera Is A Family Guy
Brandon Cole, also known as Bam Margera, was born on September 28, 1979, in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.
Bam was born to April Margera, mother and Phil Margera father. He is not the only child of his parents.
He has an elder brother named Jess Margera, a musician and drummer of CKY, an American band.
April Margera, the mother of Bam, has appeared in a couple of episodes of Jackass.
His father, Phil and his mother also appeared in a couple of Viva La Bam and Jackass episodes.
Talking about family, he also has a nephew Vincent Margera of Don Vito.
At three, he received the nickname “Bam Bam” from his late grandfather due to his habit of running into walls.
Margera’s nickname was shortened to “Bam” by his friends from junior school classmates.
Talking about the family, he is married to Nicole Boyd and is a parent to a son Phoenix Wolf.