|BIRTH PLACE||Austin, TX|
|FULL NAME||Lizzie Velasquez|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 13, 1989|
|DATE OF SIGN||Pisces|
American nonfiction writer whose works include a 2010 autobiography and a 2012 motivational work entitled Be Beautiful, Be You. She became famous for being one of only a handful of people in the world to suffer from an unnamed condition that resulted in her having no body fat whatsoever.
A motivational speaker, she became known for her anti-bullying activism.
She attended Texas State University.
She and her two younger siblings were born in Austin, Texas to Guadalupe and Rita Velasquez.
Her mysterious disease shared several key characteristics with progeria, a condition resulting in premature aging and death that affected television documentary subject Sam Berns.