Luther Burden’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

February 28, 1953

Death Date

October 29, 2015

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States


Basketball Player

The basketball player Luther Burden died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former shooting guard who played in both the NBA and the ABA from 1974 to 1978. He was drafted by the New York Knicks during the second round of the 1975 NBA Draft.

Prior to being drafted, he attended the University of Utah where he was twice named a member of the first team All-WAC.

During his professional playing career, he recorded over 1,762 points. 

He grew up in New York.

He played alongside Phil Jackson during his NBA career.