Stella Young


Age: 32

Summary: Australian comedian, journalist and disability advocate who was born with osteogenesis imperfecta (a genetic disorder that causes bones to break easily) and used a wheelchair for most of her life, who was a two-time state finalist in Melbourne International Comedy Festival's Raw Comedy competition and hosted eight seasons of Australia's first disability culture program No Limits on Channel 31, but who had been a regular contributor to ABC's The Drum since 2011 writing about issues for disabled people in the wider community and the disability services sector, as well as covering the 2012 Paralympics from London.

Cause of Death: Aneurysm

Born: February 24, 1982

Died: December 6, 2014

Melbourne, Australia