Internet’s grandma ‘Lynja’ dies at 67

  • January 13, 2024

A popular TikTok star who went by the name “Cooking with Lynja,” Lynn Yamada Davis died at the age of 67 from oesophageal cancer. More than 17.5 million people started following the famous internet star on TikTok after she started sharing wholesome cooking videos during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Her daughter Hannah Mariko Shofet had shared the sad news that Lynn died on January 1 at Riverview Medical Centre, New Jersey. As per Lynn’s request, her TikTok account will still be active after her death as she asked her close ones to post videos which have been recorded and edited before her passing and the account will afterwards be inactive once all those are posted.

Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/lynn-yamada-davis-tiktok-star-known-cooking-lynja-dies-67-rcna133695