Trayvon Martin’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 5, 1995

Death Date

Feb 26, 2012

Age of Death

17 years

Cause of Death

Gunshot Wound

Place of Death

Feb 26, 2012

The Trayvon Martin died at the age of 17 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

17-year-old American high school student who, while walking home from a convenience store, was shot and killed by American neighborhood watch coordinator George Zimmerman in a gated community in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman claimed self defense and was acquitted of his second-degree murder and manslaughter charges on July 13, 2013.

His parents, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, were shattered by his death.

Quotes

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“Trayvon Martin did not need to die.” (Henry Rollins)

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“May God bless Trayvon Martin’s soul, his family.” (Bobby Rush)

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“Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago.” (Barack Obama)

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“Mike Brown wasn’t about race relations, nor Trayvon Martin or even Hurricane Katrina for that matter. It’s about trust.” (Kenny Smith)

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“The George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin affair is one of the most important and clarifying moments in American history.” (Mike Gallagher)