Former British 'Big Brother' star Jade Goody dies from cancer at 27
UPI News Service, 03/22/2009
British reality TV star, Jade Goody, best known for her stint on "Big Brother," died Sunday of cervical cancer at the age of 27, her publicist announced.
Goody, who learned her cancer was terminal in February, died in her sleep at home in the British county of Essex, The Times of London reported.
Goody first came into the public eye in 2002 when she appeared as a contestant on Channel 4's "Big Brother 3." She later released an autobiography, fitness videos and appeared on "Celebrity Big Brother 2007."