Milestones: Oct. 7, 1985

DIED. Michael Fragosa, a three-year-old boy afflicted with AIDS; in Loma Linda, Calif. Michael had contracted the ailment at birth from his mother, who died last year, and spent much of his life in hospitals. As his condition worsened, he asked to talk to President Reagan about the hungry children of Africa. Before Michael died, Reagan sent him a letter that said, "Your concern for others, even as you struggle with your health, is awe-inspiring."

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