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What caused the death of Stephen McDaniel Hillenburg

ByJuma Chai

Nov 28, 2018




The biggest question at the moment is what caused the death of Stephen McDaniel Hillenburg.

Born in Oklahoma,Stephen McDannell Hillenburg had a passion for drawing and marine biology. This rare combination gave him the inspiration to become a wide ly celebrated American cartoonist, animator, producer, and marine biology teacher. He was the creator of the Nickelodeon television series SpongeBob SquarePants, which he also directed, produced, and writen by him
He died on monday 25/11/2018. At age of 57. According to reliable sources the cause of his death is the ALS, the degenerative disease Hillenburg revealed he was diagnosed with last year.

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a group of rare neurological diseases that mainly involve the nerve cells (neurons) responsible for controlling voluntary muscle movement. Voluntary muscles produce movements like chewing, walking, and talking. The disease is progressive, meaning the symptoms get worse over time.

Juma Chai

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