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