Spencer Cox

 

 

 

Age: 44

 

Summary: AIDS activist whose work with law scientists helped to push innovative antiretroviral drugs to market creating the first effective drug protocols to combat the syndrome, but who apparently stopped taking his medication after struggling with a methamphetamine addiction.

 

 

Cause of Death: AIDS-related complications

 

Born: March 10, 1968

 

Died: December 18, 2012

 

Location: New York City, New York