Did you remember the famous Cartoon of your childhood?
We are damn sure you can’t forget about ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’. Yes! SpongeBob, that famous yellow color Sponge. There are other famous characters too that make this series more special. They are Patrick Star, Squidward Tentacles, Mr. Krabs, Plankton and Karen, Sandy Cheeks, Mrs. Puff, Pearl Krabs, Gary the Snail, and Sandy Cheeks.
Sadly, Sandy Cheeks died in the show. And the fans of the show are very much curious about her death, this article uncovers the mystery of Sandy Cheeks Death.
Sandy Cheeks was one of the top fictional characters in SpongeBob SquarePants. Her full name is ‘Sandra Olivia Jennifer’. She is a squirrel from the surface, who has come into the ocean to study underwater marine life. This character was part of Nickelodeon’s famous show SpongeBob SquarePants. Sandy made her first appearance through ‘Tea at the Treedome in 1999. The show is created by Stephen Hillenburg and the character is voiced by Carolyn Lawrence. It was portrayed by Lilli Cooper.
How Did Sandy Cheeks Die?
Sandy Cheeks died on 14 July 2017. She committed suicide due to overtaking of cocaine, heroin, and alcohol. Her autopsy reports proved that her death is due to a high dose of drugs and alcohol.
Sandy committed suicide. The reason why she took those drugs and alcohol is still a bit unclear, but the assumption is that she was in depression and very stressed, hence she took heroin, cocaine, and alcohol to cope with stress. She died in the episode “Goodbye, Krabby Patty”. Sandy said goodbye to all of her friends and started preparing to leave Bikini Bottom forever.
Sandy Cheeks’ death was a piece devasting news for everyone and especially SpongeBob. He tried his best to save his best friend but he was unable to do so because, as he reached Sandy’s house she was already gone.
Sandy is no more and it has been five years since she left the earth. Fans still miss her, but we hope that she is in peace right now.
Who was Sandy Cheeks?
Sandy Cheeks were the scientist. She was born on 17 November 1999. She was the smart squirrel. Sandy’s father was Pa Cheeks, her mother was Ma Cheeks. Sandy also had a twin brother Randy Cheeks. She had an older sister Rosy Cheeks. She also had an aunt and her cousin. Sandy particularly used to wear a white underwater suit.
The suit has patches, red rings, and blue rings. Her head was covered with a big glass helmet. She couldn’t breathe in the water, and hence she always used to wear that helmet to receive a continuous supply of oxygen. The most important significance of her was the ‘pink flower’ she used to wear all the time. Sandy had other attires when she was inside her treedome. She also preferred violet night suits and dresses.
She was an American squirrel.
Sandy was originally from Texas and her treedome was in Bikini Bottom, Pacific Ocean. She was one of the intelligent characters in SpongeBob Square. She used to examine underwater life. She lived in a big polyurethane dome house, which is mentioned as treedome. As Sandy was not an aquatic animal her house was made with glass chambers. It was an air-tight chamber with no presence of water. She could only survive in her dome, elsewhere she had to wear her suit. Her dome was pretty. It has trees and grasses. It has a small play section too. Sandy also had pets Birdy, Cricket, Snakey, Wormy, and several other creatures.
Sandy debuted in the show in the episode ‘Sandy Cheeks’. She was a tomboy filled with enthusiasm and energy. She was an adventurous and intelligent squirrel. Sandy had a cowgirl accent. Her voice was heavy Southern voice, symbolizing her Texas accent.
Sandy is a true Texas lover and has a special attachment to her homeland. She is also a multi-talented character. She likes karate, science, and singing. She loves playing guitar, and saxophone. Sandy was a melodious singer. She likes math as she was a scientist. She is also seen teaching Patrick giving a lesson. She has other talents like gliding, throwing Lasso, breath Holding, driving, doing inventions, and creating different scientific objects. Sandy’s favorite is sandboarding. Her hobbies include jelly fishing, weight lifting, and bodybuilding and Sandy also loves cooking.
Sandy Cheeks is a sports enthusiast who loves to be strong and active. She often plays karate with SpongeBob. She is a smart scientist, she had builds her treedome and her helmet and air suits. She works for a group of scientist Chimpanzees named Professor Percy, Dr. Marmalade, and Lord Reginald. She made a lot of inventions throughout her career as a scientist.
Sandy was an optimistic squirrel. She was kind and compassionate. She always helped SpongeBob in difficult times. Sandy also had a very fun and crazy personality. She used to play adventurous sports. She is a sharp scientist who is very technical about her work. Studying and creating inventions was her favorite hobby.
Sandy Cheeks Role in SpongeBob SquarePants
Sandy Cheek was an anthropomorphic squirrel. Those who had come from the surface to study the marine life of the Pacific Ocean. Sandy had a mission to come to the Pacific Ocean to collect information about some special creatures out in the ocean. She is the best friend of SpongeBob SquarePants. They were very close to each other and whenever he needed help, Sandy was always standing by to help him out. They both met in a game where SpongeBob SquarePants saved her. Since then, they have been hanging out with each other. They play games, lift weights, and support each other at difficult times.
Sandy had a close friendship with Patrick Star, Squidward Tentacles, and other characters. Her presence was a burst of sunshine in the ocean. She helped everyone with her smart inventions. She used to give SpongeBob lectures too. She was a sports lover and hence always promoted other creatures, especially SpongeBob to play with her.
Sandy was also a very proud Texan. Her accent was pure of Texas. She never liked anyone who tease her or bully her about her accent. And if anyone did so, she was always on the bleak to fight with them.
Sandy Cheek Relationship
Sandy had a very close friendship with SpongeBob SquarePants.
They were always seen together, it seems that SpongeBob SquarePants had a crush on her. But eventually, in the series, nothing seemed to happen between them. When Sandy died the person who was the saddest and devasted was SpongeBob. He cried a lot, and we know that he will also miss his friend.
Patrick Star was also Sandy’s closest friend, he was a mischievous and stupid guy, and Sandy hated that quality of him, but both of them shared a beautiful connection. Squidward had the least connection with Sandy. They both never mixed well. Talking to Eugene H. Krabs, he was also very much annoyed with Sandy’s behavior. He thought that Sandy had a very narcissistic personality.
Sandy’s Cheek Development
Carolyn Lawrence gave Sandy’s voice. Sandy had a very sweet yet interesting voice. A melody of sharpness with a lot of energy. Carolyn Lawrence’s voice was perfect for Sandy.
Sandy was designed by Stephen Hillenburg. He was very much curious about marine and ocean life as a kid. He was an artist and hence at a very young age, he started creating art. When he was in college, he got the chance to create a comic book name: The Interradial Zone, which eventually paved the way for ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’.
His vision while creating Sandy’s character was to make a strong female lead in the series. He wanted that as every creature is an aquatic character, he thought why not set a character from the surface?
Sandy was given a unique presence in the series. She was a sports enthusiast, a bodybuilder, a scientist, and also a cheerful friend. Stephen also showed Sandy’s termination in one of the episodes where she got so much big and angry that she became violent. Sandy’s character was just a small gist of human presence in the ocean
While the other creatures liked Sandy very much. They liked Sandy’s interactive and helpful nature.
Sandy Cheek in other media
Sandy Cheek’s character was loved by everyone. That’s why she has been given the title of the best female character of SpongeBob SquarePants. She has been included in various merchandise, video games, board games, story and fictional books, Robert toys, soft toys, and playing cards. She had appeared in various video games like Battle for Bikini Bottom.
Several plays like Operation Krabby Patty, SuperSponge, Revenge of the Flying Dutchman, Battle for Bikini Bottom, Employee of the month, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Video Game, Lights Camera Pants!, The yellow Avenger, SpongeBob’s Truth, and Square, SpongeBob’s Atlantis Square[Pantis, SpongeBob Heropants. She also appeared in Creature from the Krusty Krab, SpongeBob’s Boating Bash, SpongeBob HeroPants, Nicktoons Unitel, Nicktoons Battle for Volcano Island, Nicktoons Andriod Invasion, Nickelodeon Kart Racers, Nicktoons Freeze and Frenzy.