Georgie Boy was once the ultimate TikTok icon. According to a recent announcement from his family in a new TikTok video, the monkey known as the lovable and precious family pet behind the viral TikTok profile @heresyourmonkeycontent has sadly passed away. Of course, everyone is incredibly upset by this shocking news and is missing the cute monkey today. Let’s take a look at all his best videos here.
We love you, George ️
The death of famed TikTok monkey icon Georgie Boy was first shared with the public when his family first posted it on their TikTok account to share videos of their adorable family pets for the world. On the @heresyourmonkeycontent account, the family wrote: “We have devastating news” as clips of George flashed behind text in the background for years.
In the video, the song from the Disney animated film song UP Called “Married Life” played in the background. The caption then explained: “George went to the vet for a routine check-up of his teeth. There were complications with the anesthesia during this time, which started the long battle of his life. Through the fight, thousands of thoughts and prayers were sent to George with the hope that he would make it through”.
The family then continued to share with the world: “Central Georgie Boy passed away at 4pm on June 7. George was a light when things seemed dark. And it was a reminder of the love that exists in all of us. Although George’s fun life is gone, his spirit of hope and love lives on. We love you, George”. Clips from the video showed George being petted, held, and overall looking very happy, content, and adorable.
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Of course, the heartbreaking news of the loss of the TikTok monkey icon was met with many comments from fans and viewers expressing grief over the tragic incident. One person wrote: “I’m sorry for your loss, he was very special. Thank you for sharing him with us…you will live on in our hearts forever George”. Another person expressed: “I feel like it’s a nightmare”.
Another fan shared that “This King was my daily joy”, while another person expressed: “Omg, I’m so sad about this news! George was one of the first accounts I follow on TikTok I am extremely sorry for your loss”. Someone else shared: “Absolutely devastated right now. Through the struggles of 2020, George will bring me great joy and laughter through the darkness. Rip George”.
Through these comments, it is clear that this TikTok monkey icon was very important to many in the TikTok community. He was a breath of fresh air and brought nothing but positivity, laughter and happiness with his adorable videos. While the news of George’s passing is incredibly sad for all of us, we can remember his adoration and joy through his TikTok account.
A lot of fans remember George for his amazing TikTok video of him opening the package for his family. One of his most recent ones, which has been viewed over six million times, depicts a monkey opening a package for a moon lamp. Videos show him tearing up the package, pulling out the Moon Globe lamp, and even reading and reading the instruction sheet.
The video ends with George plugging the lamp into himself, proving how intelligent monkeys can be. This was such a unique and funny video to watch, and it’s clear why fans are so saddened by his passing. Rest in peace, George. You will really be missed!