Valentina Maureira


Age: 14

Summary: Chilean euthanasia advocate who had suffered from cystic fibrosis and gained international attention earlier in 2015 after using social media on the popular video-sharing website YouTube to post a video asking Chilean president Michelle Bachelet to allow her to die by euthanasia, but Bachelet denied the request based on Chile's laws citing the Catholicism in their country as a reason to enforce those laws.

Cause of Death: Complications from cystic fibrosis

Born: 2001

Died: May 15, 2015

Santiago, Chile