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Rodney King (I) (1965–2012)


Rodney King was born on April 2, 1965 in Sacramento, California, USA as Rodney Glen King. He is known for his work on Rodney King Beating Video (1991), Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew (2008) and Uprising: Hip Hop and the LA Riots (2012). He was married to Crystal Lynnette Waters and Dennetta Lyles. He died on June 17, 2012 in Rialto, California. See full bio »

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(age 47) in Rialto, California, USA

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Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew
Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Himself - Rehab Patient / Himself - Previous Rehab Patient
(2008-2010)

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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I'm a religious person. I remember my mom told me: 'Vengeance belongs to God. It's up to him to wreak vengeance.' It's hard for me to get to that point, but that's the work of God. See more »

Trivia:

Rodney Glen King was a motorist who, while videotaped by a by-stander George Holliday, was beaten by Los Angeles police officers during an arrest on March 3, 1991. King was kicked and hit 56 times with police batons and electrically shocked using Taser guns. In addition to the three officers personally involved, 24 other other law enforcement officers watched the beating. April 29, 1992, the ... See more »

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