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Sam Berns (Sampson Gordon Berns) was born on 23 October, 1996 in Providence, RI, is an American progeria sufferer. Discover Sam Berns's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 18 years old?

Popular As Sampson Gordon Berns
Occupation Activist
Age 18 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
Born 23 October 1996
Birthday 23 October
Birthplace Providence, RI
Date of death January 10, 2014,
Died Place Foxborough, MA
Nationality American

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Sam Berns Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Sam Berns worth at the age of 18 years old? Sam Berns’s income source is mostly from being a successful Activist. He is from American. We have estimated Sam Berns's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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On January 14, 2014, the Bruins honored Berns with a moment of silence and a video tribute before the start of the game.

Berns was to be an honorary captain when the New England Patriots hosted the Indianapolis Colts in a divisional playoff game on January 11, 2014; however, he died on January 10, the evening before the game.


On November 9, 2013, at a home game for the Boston Bruins, Berns helped host Progeria Awareness Night, sat with the team as an assistant equipment manager, and dropped the ceremonial first puck for that night's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Berns and Zdeno Chára, the Bruins captain, had been strong friends since 2006, when Berns attended a Bruins game and met Chára afterwards. Chára had scored in that game and Berns blurted out "You're the hero!". Chára responded: "No, no, you're my hero, our hero."

"My Philosophy for a Happy Life" was recorded in 2013 by Sam Berns at the TEDxMidAtlantic and has been viewed over 38.8 million times (as of April 2020).

Life According to Sam is a 2013 documentary film based on the life of Sam Berns and has been shown at film festivals, including Sundance, and it was broadcast on HBO in October. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it is among 15 documentaries considered for Oscar nominations.


Sampson Gordon "Sam" Berns (October 23, 1996 – January 10, 2014) was an American activist who had progeria and helped raise awareness about the disease. He was the subject of the HBO documentary Life According to Sam, which was first screened in January 2013. He died one year later, after appearing in a TEDx Talks video titled "My philosophy for a happy life."