Who is Lizzy Winkle?

Lizzy Winkle was an American video game player, YouTube personality, and TikTok star, best known to the world for playing the Royale High Roblox video game with other players.

How Did Lizzy Winkle Die?

Lizzy was just a teenager when she was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a blood cancer. She entered therapy early on, however, her body couldn’t hold off the life-threatening disease, and she sadly passed away on 29 November 2019, just 15 years old.

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Lizzy Winkle Wiki: Real Name, Age, Childhood, and Education

Lizzy Winkle was born as Yinyin Benzula on 17 October 2004, in the USA of Filipino ancestry – her parents came to the USA before her birth, and she has a sister named Mae.

She didn’t reveal the names of her parents, and also remained silent about her educational background.

Career

Lizzy started playing video games as a child, and as she got older realized that she could make a career out ofwhat was her hobby.

Lizzy focused on playing Roblox video games, and started working on the server alongside other players, including CallmehBob, LauncelotHandsome, Kateka22, Beeism, and ice7, among others.

She made great friends within the gaming community, and collaborated with them on many Roblox avatars. While being a member of the server, she has actively worked on many avatars, and created such popular items as the “Star Scepter”, “Wild Roses Wing”, and Assorted Flower Crown”, among many others.

Rise to Prominence

Lizzy steadily became more popular, and despite her young age, was already a star on social media platforms, especially TikTok, on which she had millions of fans, while active on popular video-sharing networks. She had over 12 million views of her videos, that showcased the various Roblox characters she created.

To speak further of her accomplishments, Lizzy also played Christmas Halo, which she created. The game became very popular, and accumulated over 500,000 visits before it was closed on 5 February 2019.

Death of Lizzy Winkle

Before her death, Lizzy was silent for over nine months, before breaking the silence and sharing the sad news of ongoing acute leukemia and its treatment. At the time she returned to public life, Lizzy was feeling a bit better, and had enough strength to talk with her friends and fans.

Unfortunately, she left her fans and friends saddened on 29 November 2019 when it was announced that she passed away. Lizzy was buried in Pythian Grove Cemetery in Berry, Kentucky USA.

Following her death, her friends and Roblox colleagues launched a fundraising live stream for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Kateka22, callmehbob, and others raised over $17,000.

Many of her fans were devastated by the news of her death, and began making short videos in her honor. Her friends turned 1 December into a Lizzy Winkle memorial day, and created the video “In Loving Memory of Lizzy_Winkle”, which now can be found on the callmehbob account and various YouTube channels of people who supported Lizzy’s work.

Her colleagues from Roblox also made an in-game memorial for all Lizzy’s fans.

You could walk to a memorial and write a message with a flower of choice to pay respects to Lizzy. Moreover, a smaller memorial inside Royale High’s ‘Earth’ realm was made, and you can interact with Lizzy’s character within the game.

Moreover, items created by Lizzy could be bought as an accessory during the 7th Annual Bloxy Awards.

Net Worth

According to sources, Lizzy Winkle’s net worth at the time of her death was estimated to be around $500,000, earned through her career as a video game player, and YouTube and TikTok star.

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Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single?

Lizzy rarely shared information from her personal life, and even kept her health status a secret for months. Rumors had her in a relationship with one of her Roblox friends, but these were just rumors.

According to reports, she was single and focused on her budding career and school before she entered the treatment program for leukemia.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Lizzy Winkle had black hair and dark brown eyes. She was 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, while her weight and other vital statistics aren’t disclosed in the media, though she had an average figure.

Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia

Additional to video games, she had many other interests, including traveling and having a great time with her friends.

She was making short dance and comedy videos on the TikTok platform before she passed away; many thought that a bright future was ahead of her.

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