Stella Young

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Birthday
24, 1982
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Dec 6, 2014 (32)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
24, 1982
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Dec 6, 2014 (32)

About

Famous for her Melbourne International Comedy Festival award-winning show Tales from the Crip, she is also remembered for her popular 2014 TED talk "I'm Not Your Inspiration, Thank You Very Much."

Before Fame

After earning a journalism degree from Deakin University, Geelong, and an education diploma from the University of Melbourne, she worked for the Melbourne Museum and presented a disability-themed local television program called No Limits.

Trivia

She was wheelchair-bound as the result of a congenital disorder known as osteogenesis imperfecta.

Family Life

She spent her early years in Stawell, Victoria, Australia. Tragically, she died suddenly at the age of thirty-two.

Associated With

She and Josh Blue are both well known comedians with disabilities.