Gwen Ifill

Legendary journalist Gwen Ifill recently died from this disease, which happens to be the most common kind of gynecological cancer in women.

Gwen Ifill, an award-winning television journalist and author, passed away on Monday after a courageous battle with cancer.

In his first press conference post the 2016 presidential election, POTUS ended with a touching tribute to the late trailblazer.

Gwen Ifill rose through the ranks of journalism, defeating many stereotypes and "isms" along the way.

Ifill died Monday in hospice care, where she was surrounded by friends and family.