Diem Brown


Age: 34

Summary: reality show personality and prominent advocate for cancer survivors who first won fame nearly 10 years ago as a competitor on MTV's Real World/Road Rules Challenge before she was first diagnosed with ovarian cancer at age 23 and announced her real-life challenge on the show, but who continued to appear on Challenge until recently and also founded Medgift.com, an online registry for those with medical troubles to seek financial donations and physical and emotional support.

Cause of Death: Ovarian cancer

Born: June 12, 1980

Died: November 14, 2014

New York City, New York