Marion Christopher Barry


Age: 36

son of the late District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry (d. 2014) whose father served four terms as mayor of the U.S. capital before representing the poorest section of the city on the D.C. Council during the last 10 years of his life, who had unsuccessfully ran for his late father's seat on the D.C. Council in a special election in 2015 and also ran a small construction business.

Cause of Death: Drug overdose

Born: June 17, 1980

Died: August 14, 2016

Washington, D.C.