Tony Nicklinson

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: British corporate manager and rugby player who suffered a stroke in 2005 that left him with locked-in syndrome where he became paralyzed and was unable to speak, and who asked the High Court in January 2012 to allow a doctor to help him die, but the court rejected his request.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

 

Born: February 4, 1954

 

Died: August 22, 2012

 

Location: London, England