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