How Did Yolanda King Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Yolanda King death

The civil rights leader Yolanda King passed away at age 51, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Civil rights activist and daughter of famous civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who played Rosa Parks in the 1978 TV miniseries King.

Her father was assassinated when she was only twelve years old, and, because she was the oldest, she was often tasked with watching over her three younger siblings.

How did Yolanda King die?

Heart Attack caused Yolanda King's death in 2007.

Information about the death of Yolanda King
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death51 years
ProfessionCivil Rights Leader
BirthdayNovember 17, 1955
Death dateMarch 15, 2007
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Within the theater lies the power to stimulate and alter the hearts and minds of both the privileged and those who have too long been denied.

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As an artist and as a Black woman coming out of a background that emphasizes service, there are certain responsibilities that I must assume. I see these responsibilities not as a burden, but as an extension of what I am.

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We’ve not reached the promised land. We’re still wandering around, bumping into each other in the wilderness of ignorance and hate. That is why the King holiday is so important.

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I have chosen to continue to promote ‘we’re one, the oneness of us,’ and shine the spotlight, as my father did.

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I was watching the news that day when the bulletin came on that my father had been shot. I prayed. I asked God, ‘Please don’t let my daddy die.’

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