Larry Marano/WireImage Damon Weaver
Damon Weaver, a scholar journalist who as soon as interviewed former President Barack Obama, has died. He was 23.
Weaver died on Might 1 of what his sister Candace Hardy referred to as pure causes, The Palm Beach Post reported Friday.
“He was cherished by everybody,” Hardy stated in an announcement to the outlet. “Regardless of if it was a stranger, his mother or a member of the family, he was only a ball of sunshine with a lot vitality.”
“He was all the time optimistic, all the time had a smile on a face and he was all the time a pleasure to be round. He left an impression on lots of people,” she added.
Weaver turned the youngest individual to interview a sitting president on the White Home in 2009 when he was an 11-year-old Canal Level Elementary Faculty scholar, in accordance with The Palm Seashore Submit.
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The scholar and Obama, 59, mentioned principally issues of training of their 10-minute dialog.
Hardy stated the interview was a “once-in-a-lifetime expertise” for her brother. “That is the one strategy to describe it,” she advised the Palm Seashore Submit. “It was life-changing for him.”
Weaver went on to graduate from Royal Palm Seashore Excessive Faculty and had earned a scholarship to Georgia’s Albany State College. He was most just lately residing in West Palm Seashore.