Sam Berns




Age: 17


Summary: student at Foxborough High School in Massachusetts whose battle with Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome (a rare and fatal genetic condition that accelerates the aging process) was the subject of the HBO documentary series Life According to Sam.



Cause of Death: Complications from progeria


Born: October 23, 1996


Died: January 10, 2014


Location: Foxborough, Massachusetts