Lauren Hill
 


 

Age: 19



Summary: pediatric cancer advocate and freshman college basketball player at Ohio's Mount St. Joseph University who fought an inoperable brain tumor to play college basketball whose battle with terminal brain cancer did not to let her diagnosis dictate her final days rallied her team behind her and convinced the NCAA and others to move up her team's season opener in November 2014 to allow her a chance to play, but who had also helped to raise more than $1.5 million for cancer research.




Cause of Death: Brain cancer



Born: October 1, 1995


 
Died: April 10, 2015



Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio