American with Syndrome X disease
Brooke Greenberg Rank
Brooke Greenberg Rank
About Brooke Greenberg
Brooke Greenberg was an American girl known for the extreme abnormality in her cognitive and physical growth. Unlike normal children who develop mentally and physically as they get older, Brooke did not. She stopped growing both mentally and physically while she was a baby. She died at the age of 20 still the size of an infant and with the mental capacity of a 1-year-old. Doctors called her strange condition Syndrome X because they did not understand it.
She was the third of four girls born to Howard and Melanie Greenberg. According to her father, she stopped growing around the age of four.
The official cause of her death was bronchomalacia.
Brooke Greenberg's Popularity
Brooke Greenberg was a famous American with Syndrome X disease, who was born on January 8, 1993. As a person born on this date, Brooke Greenberg is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (January 8) and the 44th most popular for the year (1993).
People born on January 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Brooke Greenberg is the 193rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Brooke Greenberg's birthday, Brooke Greenberg is the 1465th most famous American and ranks 6th in famous people born in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
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