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Erik Lamkin

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Birthday
1, 1993
Birthplace
San Marcos, CA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
1, 1993 (age 26)
Birthplace
San Marcos, CA

About

Former anorexic student turned competitive eater and social media personality. He created the YouTube channel ErikTheElectric, to promote awareness on anorexia as well as vlog about competitive eating and recent conquests such as consuming 48,000 calories in less than 48 hours.

Before Fame

He suffered from anorexia at the age of 18, eating barely 800 calories a day before he was admitted to Rosewood Centres for Eating Disorders in December 2012 until May 2013.

Trivia

His YouTube channel has accumulated over 1 million subscribers as well as 159 million views.

Family Life

He is originally from San Marcos, California and has two sisters. He became a professional eater at 22 after years of battling anorexia. He shares a channel with his girlfriend Kristie Higgs called The Eletrics.

Associated With

He and Takeru Kobayashi are both competitive eaters.