Pedro Zamora

Pedro Zamora's Death

Born (Birthday) February 29, 1972

Death Date November 11, 1994

Age of Death 22 years

Cause of Death HIV/AIDS

Place of Death Coconut Grove, Miami, Florida, United States

Place of Burial Vista Memorial Gardens, Miami Lakes, Florida, United States

Profession Reality Star

The reality star Pedro Zamora died at the age of 22. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late reality star whose appearance on MTV’s The Real World: San Francisco helped to raise awareness about AIDS and LGBT issues across the nation. He was a respected educator who spoke before the United States Congress on the importance of AIDS education.

He moved from Cuba to the United States at age eight and was an honors student at Hialeah High School.

His commitment ceremony to long-term partner Sean Sasser on The Real World: San Francisco was the first such ceremony ever shown on television.

Personal Life

He was raised by his older sister Mily after the death of his mother from skin cancer when he was thirteen.

On his deathbed, he received a phone call from U.S. President Bill Clinton thanking him for his work.

How did Pedro Zamora die?

Pedro’s work was tragically cut short when he died of an AIDS-related illness in 1994, the morning after the final episode of The Real World aired.