The Curious Case of the Man Who Ate Nothing For Over a Year
Yes, he lost a lot of weight and yes, he survived. Here’s how he did it.
In June 1965, a 27-year-old Scottish man weighing 456lb (207kg) decided to stop eating until he reached his desired weight of 180lb (82kg). Angus Barbieri ate nothing whatsoever for 382 days, achieved his goal, and lived to tell the tale.