Li Hu




Age: 40


Summary: Chinese AIDS activist who had drew national attention in China for his advocacy for people with HIV/AIDS, including a sympathetic program on the state broadcaster CCTV and reportedly a telephone call from China's former vice premier Li Keqiang to the Ministry of Health with instructions not to refuse treatment to people with HIV in a country where people and public institutions commonly ignore the issue or discriminate outright.



Cause of Death: Complications from AIDS


Born: August 5, 1974


Died: August 6, 2014


Location: Beijing, China