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Ice Bucket Challenge creator Patrick Quinn dies aged 37 as tributes paid to 'inspiring' man


The co-founder of the Ice Bucket Challenge has died aged 37 - seven years after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Patrick Quinn's viral campaign raised more than £165 million for medical research into amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease or motor neurone disease.

He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease, called ALS in the US, on March 8, 2013, according to his Facebook page. "It is with great sadness that we must share the passing of

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