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Urvashi Vaid Health: What illness did Urvashi Vaid suffer from?

Urvashi Vaid was an Indian-American activist, lawyer and writer who holds an Honorary Degree from Kalamazoo College. Urvashi Vaid was a staunch anti-war, political and LGBT rights activist who bagged many accolades and wrote a number of books.

Urvashi Vaid Health: What illness did Urvashi Vaid suffer from?

Urvashi Vaid battled a number of illnesses before she unfortunately died. The notable illnesses of Urvashi Vaid were stage III breast cancer and thyroid cancer.

Urvashi Vaid died in New York City, New York, on May 14, 2022, at the age of 63 years but it has not been disclosed whether she died of the illnesses she suffered from.

Urvashi Vaid is a recipient of the Asian American Legal Defense & Education Fund Civil Rights Leadership Award and the Lambda Legal Lambda Liberty Award. Urvashi Vaid also won the GLAD Spirit of Justice Award in 2014 and Stonewall Book Award in 1996.