34-year-old Katie Mae – model and entrepreneur, who was called the «Queen» of the new youth social network Snapchat – died this week after suffering a stroke, reports the website of People magazine.
According to relatives of Katie, she complained of neck pain and went to see the doctor, but all was a complete surprise, when on Monday she was admitted to hospital with a diagnosis of stroke. Some days doctors struggled for life of the young woman, but in the end were forced to admit her death.
The cause of death is referred to as carotid artery thrombosis, which led to the stroke.
Katie Mae became known for photo shoots for popular magazines like Playboy, Sports Illustrated, GQ. But the real glory was brought to her public activities and publications in social networks. In Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter MsKatieMay have had millions of subscribers.
She has left seven year old daughter, who is in the care of relatives, who have appealed to fans of Katie with a request for financial assistance to the girl.