Yolanda King

 

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: actress and eldest daughter of civil rights leader Rev. Martin Lither King, Jr. who appeared in numerous films and played Rosa Parks in the TV miniseries King (1978), who also appeared as civil rights leader Medgar Evers' widow in Ghosts of Mississippi (1996) and founded a production company called Higher Ground Productions, who was also an author and advocate for peace and nonviolence.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart condition

 

Born: November 17, 1955

 

Died: May 15, 2007

 

Location: Santa Monica, California