‘Mrs. Bieber’ Avalanna Routh Dies at Age 6: Six year old cancer stricken baby girl Avalanna Routh named her own self Mrs. Bieber. She was in love with the teenage heartthrob Justin Bieber and his fresh and young music. Avalanna Routh aka ‘Mrs. Bieber’ died from brain cancer earlier this Wednesday. The six year old baby girl’s family announced the news.
Avalanna Routh was suffering from a rare brain cancer condition called AT/RT, which was incurable. She was known worldwide for her struggle with brain cancer at such a young age, and also for her obsession with Justin Bieber.
Routh’s family tweeted the news of her death saying that their lovely Avalanna went to heaven and took their hearts with her. Avalanna’s death and her family’s loss were condoled by many on Twitter.
Justin Bieber was introduced to Avalanna via an online campaign on Twitter and Facebook called ‘Get Avalanna to Meet Justin Bieber’. The campaign used the hash tag ‘#mrs. Bieber’ to denote Avalanna’s love. After the campaign Justin fled all the way to New York on a date with his number one fan, and later tweeted photos of himself with Routh.
After learning about Avalanna’s death the singer tweeted his grief; he said that he has gotten the worst news ever. He said that Avalanna was one of the ‘greatest spirits he has ever known’. He admitted that she was his number one fan and that he loved her.
At the age of 18 months, Avalanna was diagnosed with the incurable brain cancer condition. Dana Farber Cancer Institute’s Dr. Charles Robert told the media about the six year old girl’s medical condition. He added that Avalanna had responded to chemical treatment for a while in the beginning, but later the cancer kept returning. The brain and spinal cord are affected in AT/RT and it is usually found in only young children.