Summary: father of Yusuf Hawkins, a black teenager whose killing by a white mob in New York's Bensonhurst neighborhood in 1989 set off extreme racial tensions in that city, and who went on to become director of Al Sharpton's National Action Network.
Cause of Death: Heart attack
Born: August 26, 1954
Died: June 7, 2003
Location: New York City, New York