Rodney King Found Dead In Swimming Pool

Rodney King, the man whose videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers in 1991 sparked some of the deadliest race riots in U.S. history, was found dead on Sunday. He was 47.

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  • Rodney King Dies In Swimming Pool At Age 47
    In California Sunday, Rodney King was found dead in his swimming pool. King's beating by police in 1991 was caught on videotape and then sparked riots in Los Angeles when police accused of excessive force were acquitted. LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST: The man who ...
    06/18/2012 - 12:07 am | View Link
  • Rodney King dead at 47
    Rodney King, whose beating by Los Angeles police in 1991 was caught on camera and sparked riots after the acquittal of the four officers involved, was found dead in his swimming pool Sunday, authorities and his fiancee said. He was 47. Police in Rialto ...
    06/17/2012 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King found dead
    Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped ... was found at the bottom of his swimming pool early Sunday and later pronounced dead. He was 47. The 1992 riots, which were set off by the acquittals of the officers who beat King, lasted three ...
    06/17/2012 - 4:57 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King found dead in swimming pool
    Rodney King, whose videotaped beating by police in 1991 led to the L.A. riots, was found dead at his California home on Sunday. He was 47. Police said King's fiancée discovered him at the bottom of the swimming pool at their Rialto, Calif., home, about 55 ...
    06/17/2012 - 1:03 pm | View Link
  • Rodney King found dead in swimming pool
    Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers became the touchstone for one of the most destructive race riots in the nation’s history, was found at the bottom of his swimming pool early Sunday and later ...
    06/17/2012 - 10:55 am | View Link
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    Rodney Glen King III (April 2, 1965 – June 17, 2012) was an American taxi driver who became nationally known after being beaten by Los Angeles Police Department ...
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    ↑CNN Wire Staff (17 June 2012). "Rodney King dead at 47". CNN. http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/17/us/obit-rodney-king/index.html. Retrieved 17 June 2012.
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    Details began to emerge Sunday about the death of Rodney King, a key figure in the 1992 Los Angeles riots. He was 47 and died at his Rialto home.
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    Chronology of Coverage. Aug. 24, 2012. Coroner's report concludes Rodney King had been drinking and was on drugs when he plunged into a swimming pool and accidentally ...
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  • Rodney King’s death ruled accidental drowning | Fox News
    Rodney King had been drinking and was on drugs when he plunged into a swimming pool and accidentally drowned in June, a coroner's report released Thursday ...
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