Jason Robertson

 

 

Age: 23

 

Summary: AIDS patient who as a child contracted the AIDS virus from a blood transfusion, who was in the news for his struggles to attend the public grade school in a regular classroom in Granite City amid shouting demonstrators, and whose plight made him a symbol of the fight against AIDS discrimination along with Ryan White.

 

 

Cause of Death: AIDS

 

Born: August 28, 1980

 

Died: September 4, 2003

 

Location: Granite City, Illinois