YouTuber Adalia Rose dies of ‘Benjamin Button’ disease

Mexico City.- One of the most popular youtubers in recent years has come to an end and what was an inspiration story for the making of one of the most important films in the cinematographic world to understand the different realities. Adalia Rose Williams, world-famous for her YouTube videos, died last Wednesday at the age of 15.

The little girl was born in Austin, Texas, and suffered from Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome, the most serious condition of Progeria. This rare genetic condition, which affects fewer than 500 children in the world, causes accelerated aging of body parts and tissues. It is known that the life expectancy of children suffering from this disorder does not exceed 20 years, and on average it is set at 13.

The announcement of his death was published on his social network by his family living in Texas. Her family paid tribute to the teenager on Facebook, saying she “is no longer in pain.”

Adalia Rose Williams was released from this world on 12 January 2022 at 7 pm. She quietly went into it and went quietly, but her life was far from it. He touched millions and left the biggest impression on all who knew him. She is no longer suffering and is now dancing to her favorite music. I really wish this wasn’t our reality, but unfortunately it is. We would like to thank all those who have loved and supported her. Thanks to all her doctors and nurses who worked for years to keep her healthy. The family now wishes to mourn this great loss in private,” reads the statement released on their social network.

With over 70 million visits and over 2.9 million followers on her YouTube channel, Adalia mesmerizes young and old alike with her outgoing personality and despite the fact that her illness has left her with various organs and body parts. Don’t let yourself be defeated by affecting the tissues. , The day was in 2012 when her mother, Natalia Palance decided to create a YouTube channel to have fun with her daughter, without thinking about what was about to happen.

From the third month of pregnancy, doctors told the Palance that something was not going well with the development of the fetus. She was a single mother and the diagnosis, she confessed, devastated her. “It was just him and me. Honestly, I felt lost,” she told The Sun.

Adalia’s mother, Natalia Palante, told the New Zealand Herald in 2018, “It was one of the symptoms that first appeared and then it was also that the skin on her abdomen was very tight and had a different appearance.”

The videos thus began simultaneously, reaching an extraordinary number of visits and reactions on the social network. In those recordings, Adalia danced, sang, played, and created beauty tutorials with her stepfather, Brian. She always considered herself “a diva, because she always gets what she wants.” The last video is of a family welcoming baby Luca, which was uploaded at the end of November last year.

Progeria was identified in 1886 by the British physician Jonathan Hutchinson and described in 1987 by Hastings Guilford, two men who would give the syndrome its name.

His disease was plasmid in “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”.

Beyond her personality and motivation to move on, Adalia Rose succumbed to illness for David Fincher’s film, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. The film had a great reception in the public where actors such as Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Faninuff or Julia Ormond take part.

Note that the film was inspired by the work of American author F. Scott Fitzgerald, when his book “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” was first published in Collier’s Magazine on May 27, 1922. This is where the author talks about a similar condition that accelerated human aging. A work that David Fincher made reference to when it launched on the big screen in 2008 depicts a disease that continues to this day among citizens who try to smile like Adalia.

Fitzgerald is recognized as one of the best American writers of the 20th century, whose works are the paradigm of the Jazz Age. He died at the age of 44.

Launched in late 2008 and based on the work of Fitzgerald, it depicts the ailment that Adalia suffered as it tells the story of a man who would be born with the body of an 80-year-old man and who died in time. with will be smaller. , The film was nominated for 13 Academy Awards in 2009, where he took part as Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress and Best Supporting Actor. However, it did manage to win Oscars for Best Production Design, Best Visual Effects, and Best Makeup and Hairstyling.