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Rodney King

Last mentioned in Los Angeles : CA : USA
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Rodney King's Biography

Rodney Glen King (April 2, 1965 – June 17, 2012) was an American construction worker who became well known after being beaten harshly by Los Angeles police officers during a traffic stop on March 3, 1991. George Holliday, a resident in the nearby area, witnessed the beating and videotaped much of it from the balcony of his nearby apartment.

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Pallbearers carry the casket from Rodney King's memorial service at the Forest Lawn Hall of Liberty in Los Angeles, California
Pallbearers carry the casket from Rodney King's memorial service at the Forest Lawn Hall of Liberty in Los Angeles, California
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