Otto Warmbier

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Full Name Otto Warmbier
Age 26 Years Old
Nick Name Warmbier
Gender Male
Birth Date December 12th, 1994
Birth Place Cincinnati, Ohio, the USA

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Otto Frederick Warmbier famed as Otto Warmbier was an American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea in 2016 after being convicted of theft of a propaganda poster. Later, he was released but he was by then in a vegetative state and died soon. In 2019, U.S. President Donald Trump said he accepted the word of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that Kim did not know about Warmbier's situation.

Warmbier's parents speak out after the U.S.

The parents of former North Korean captive Otto Warmbier, an Ohio college student who died days after he was released into U.S. custody, lashed out at Donald Trump on Friday for his deference to the nation's authoritarian leader. 'We have been respectful during this summit process. Now we must speak out. Kim and his evil regime are responsible for the death of our son Otto,' Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement. 'Kim and his evil regime are responsible for unimaginable cruelty and inhumanity. No excuses or lavish praise can change that.' In February 2019, at the conclusion of the second North Korea-United States summit, Trump said he believed that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un did not personally know about Warmbier's treatment while in North Korean custody, nor did he think Kim was responsible for Warmbier's death.

When And How Otto Warmbier Died?

After his sentencing in March 2016, Warmbier suffered a severe neurological injury from an unconfirmed cause and fell into a coma. Later, he was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center for immediate evaluation and treatment. He then never regained consciousness and died on June 19, 2017, six days after his return to the United States when his parents had requested his feeding tube be removed. He died from an unknown injury causing lack of oxygen to the brain.

Early Life, Family, Birthday, Education, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Wikipedia, Bio of Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbier was born on 12th December 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the USA with the birth name of Otto Frederick Warmbier. His nationality is American. As of 2017, his age was 22 at the time of his death. He was born to Fred, his father, and Cindy, his mother. His religion is Jewish. His birth sign is Sagittarius. his ethnicity is Caucasian-White. Regarding his siblings, he has two. His other early life background will be updated soon. 

Regarding his education, he attended Wyoming High School and later he went on to enroll at the University of Virginia, where he was studying for a double major degree in commerce and economics and did a foreign exchange at the London School of Economics. 

Height, Weight and Other Body Measurement

Otto is a very handsome person with an attractive personality. With his glowing face, he attracted many people towards him. Information regarding his body measurements such as height, weight, bicep size, dress size and more has not been revealed yet but it will be updated soon. His hair color is Black and his eye color is also Black. His other body measurement will be updated soon.

How Was The Life Career Of Otto Warmbier?

  • On 2nd January 2016, Otto was arrested at Pyongyang International Airport while awaiting departure from North Korea. 
  • Danny Gratton, a British member of Warmbier's tour group, witnessed the arrest.
  • North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) initially announced that Warmbier had been detained for "a hostile act against the state," without specifying further details.
  • In a press conference on February 29, 2016, he confessed that he had attempted to steal a propaganda poster from a restricted staff-only area of the second floor of the Yanggakdo Hotel to take back to the United States.
  • His confession stated that he had plotted to steal the poster at the behest of a Methodist church in his hometown and the Z Society, a secret society at the University of Virginia that he wished to join, both of whom he said were allied with the Central Intelligence Agency.
  • Later, he was tried and convicted for the theft of the propaganda poster from a restricted area of the hotel on 16th March 2016. 
  • Evidence at his trial, which lasted one hour, included his confession, CCTV footage, fingerprint evidence, and witness testimony. 
  • Due to this, he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor.
  • Bill Richardson and some news media have suggested that the harsh sentence was in response to heightened tensions with the U.S.
  • On 18th March 2016, a video purporting to be the hotel's security-camera footage of the theft was released by KCNA.
  • On June 13, 2017, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced that North Korea had released Warmbier.
  • It was advised to Joseph Yun that he had contracted food-borne botulism shortly after his sentencing, and had fallen into a coma after taking a sleeping pill. 
  • During his release, the North Koreans provided a disc containing two magnetic resonance imaging brain scans, dated April and July 2016, showing damage to the brain.
  • After his parents requested his feeding tube be removed, he died in the hospital at 2:20 p.m. on June 19, 2017, at the age of 22.
  • At the request of his family, an autopsy was not performed, and only a postmortem external examination was conducted.
  • After his death, Young Pioneer Tours, the tour company that organized the trip for Otto, announced that it would no longer accept American citizens on its tours.
  • A funeral for Warmbier was held on June 22, 2017, at Wyoming High School, with more than 2,500 mourners attending.
  • He was buried at Oak Hill Cemetery in Glendale, Ohio.
  • His parents sued the North Korean government in the United States federal district court in Washington, D.C., accusing North Korea of torture and murder in April 2018. 
  • In February 2019, at the conclusion of the second North Korea-United States summit, Trump said he believed that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un did not personally know about Warmbier's treatment while in North Korean custody, nor did he think Kim was responsible for Warmbier's death.

Marital Status, Affairs, Children's, Sexual Orientation

Otto Warmbier was not married yet and he was still to get married. He was enjoying his single life happily in previous time. He does not have any children. His sexual orientation was Straight and he was not gay. 

Net Worth, Salary and Source of Income

The net worth and salary of Otto have not been revealed yet but it will be updated soon. As far, he is not involved in any jobs. So, due to this, his major source of income was from his parents. 

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Quick Facts About Otto Warmbier

Personal Details

Real Name Otto Frederick Warmbier
Profession(s) Student
Birth Nation Cincinnati, Ohio, the USA\
Nationality American
Place Of Birth Cincinnati, Ohio, the USA
Religion Jewish
Horoscope Sagittarius
Ethnicity White

Cause Of Death

Death Date June 19, 2017
Cause Of Death Unknown injury causing lack of oxygen to the brain

Family Details

Father Fred
Mother Cindy
Siblings 2

Marital Status

Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Unmarried
Children 0

Education Details

High School Wyoming High School
University University of Virginia

Body Statistics

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Net Worth & Salary

Net Worth Will Update Soon
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Source of Wealth From his parents as he was a student