Looking back in 2005, America got dominated by blockbuster franchises like American Idol, CSI and the new millennium of pop culture was rocketing across the country. But across the internet, one man with his unusual appearance was going viral, late registered sex-offender, Brian Peppers.
His internet memes became notorious in YTMND starting from 26 March 2005 where the users made fun of his image with several photoshopped pictures and even created merchandises on his name. But who exactly is Brian Peppers? Let's find out!
Who Is Brian Peppers? Dead Reason!
Brian is a registered sex offender who spent 30 days in jail due to the conviction of Gross Sexual Imposition in 1998. The Ohio native faced a serious criminal charge that involved the complicated and sensitive circumstances. He got enrolled in the Ohio state’s electronic sex offender registry, and the entry picture resembling the genetic disability went viral towards the internet fads in no-time.
His earliest appearance got created by the username shadow22 on a page 'You Gon Get Raped.' Very little information surfaced about Brian at that time, and many people believed that the user photoshopped his appearance. But thoroughly investigating, the picture was found to be surfaced from Ohio state’s electronic sex offender registry and the Ohio Attorney General Office also confirmed Brian's image.
However, his image was not the same when looked into his yearbook pictures from the people who grew with him. He was a normal-looking handsome chap who resembled to have a bright future in his life. His picture proves how Brian looked before and after he suffered from Crouzon syndrome.
Brian Peppers before and after suffering from Crouzon Syndrome
Allen Peppers, who claimed to be his brother, clarified the details of his disease and the reason for his death. According to Allen, before his accusations as a sex-offender, his alleged brother was an ordinary citizen who worked his job at a library as an assistant.
Brian used to suffer congestive heart failure due to alcohol abuse and had blood clots across his body. However, after his appearance in court, he withdrew from alcohol, but his health declined rapidly ultimately leading to a sad demise on 7 February 2012, at the age of 43. He got buried in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park in Lucas County, Ohio. To this year in 2018, many people remember him as a meme guy who once dominated the internet by his unusual appearance.
Born on 1 November 1968, Brian Peppers was a native of Toledo, Ohio. He grew up with his parents Bert Mahlon Peppers, Jr. and Joyce C. Eggert who sadly passed away in 1991 and 1998 respectively.
Brian used to stand at the height of 5 feet 7 inches and holds white ethnicity. His internet meme gained so much popularity that a wiki page was attempted to create under his name. However, the founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales opted to delete his wiki page in 2007 permanently.