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Cherry Valentine. (BBC)

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Star Cherry Valentine, real name George Ward, has died at just 28.

Ward, from Darlington, County Durham, became the first queen of Romani descent in history. drag racing Competed as Cherry Valentine in the second season of the franchise. RuPaul’s Drag Race UK.

They are also licensed mental health nurses and began their drug careers in 2015 as Gothic Cherry Valentine.

For the second series RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Although his nursing job was put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ward returned to nursing because he felt it was important to be “doing something.”

gender fluid drag racing icon later BBC documentary Gypsy queen and pride, It explores the experiences of growing up as gay in the traveler community and coming back for the first time after leaving at 18.

“One of the other reasons I wanted to make this documentary was to show people that the Traveler is everywhere,” they said. pink news at the time.

“Gypsies are everywhere. LGBT+ people are everywhere. We are just part of society, and that’s okay.”

George Ward himself, Cherry Valentine
George Ward himself, and as Cherry Valentine, gypsy queen and pride.(BBC)

A statement from Ward’s family said their deaths were “heartbreaking” and a “deep shock”.

“It is with the most heartbreaking and deepest sadness to announce the tragic passing of our George, Cherry Valentine,” the family said.

“I understand that this is a severe shock to most people and that there is no easy way to announce this.

“As his family, we are still processing his death and our lives will never be the same.

“We know how much he is loved and how much he has touched and influenced many lives. All we ask is your patience and Just a prayer, we love Georgie.”

Ward’s family confirmed he died on Sunday (September 18) but has not shared further details about what happened.

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