Chuck Cooper’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 29, 1926

Death Date

Feb 5, 1984

Age of Death

57 years

Cause of Death

Liver Cancer

Place of Death

Feb 5, 1984

Profession

Basketball Player

The basketball player Chuck Cooper died at the age of 57. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former shooting guard who is credited as the first African American player to be drafted by an NBA team.

He was married to Irva L. Cooper.