This Kid Who Went Viral For His Smoking Habit Has Had A Stunning Life Transformation
Aldi Rizal achieved international fame when he was just two years old. But the Indonesian toddler owed his celebrity status not to acting, singing or dancing, but to chain-smoking. That’s right: At the tender age of two, young Aldi was smoking a whopping 40 cigarettes a day. That was six years ago, so let’s check in with Aldi, who’s now eight.
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The chain-smoking toddler attracted international headlines when the story first broke.
The world looked on with a mixture of revulsion, outrage, horror and morbid curiosity at a boy barely old enough to walk and talk, who nonetheless pounded back dozens of cigarettes each and every day.
Here he is at the peak of his addiction.
Needless to say, smoking is terrible for your health.
Some statistics say that one out of every two long-term smokers will eventually be killed by their destructive habit.
As one of the youngest smokers ever seen, Aldi was on a bad path.
His family tried to steer him in the right direction, but there was more trouble heading his way.