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Sean Sasser, who was well known for dating Real World star Pedro Zamora in the 1990s, has passed away from a rare form of lung cancer.

Sean often made appearances on Real World: San Francisco and even had a commitment ceremony with Pedro before he died in 1994. Pedro was diagnosed with HIV.

The news broke of Sean’s death over Twitter when Real World co-star Judd Winick tweeted on Tuesday night:

“Our friend Sean Sasser has died. Our love goes out to his family & husband Michael. We will miss u so much.”

Sean was only 44 years old.