Tony Snow suffered from colon cancer. He was first diagnosed in February 2005 and died on July 12, 2008 at the Georgetown University Hospital at the age of 50.
Tony Snow was an American journalist, television news anchor, radio host and political commentator. He also served as the White House Press Secretary under George H. W. Bush from May 2006 to September 2007. He was a regular on the Fox News Channel and briefly worked at CNN as well as hosting his own talk radio show, "The Tony Snow Show." Snow was born on June 1, 1958 in Berea, Kentucky and attended Davidson College.