The civil rights leader Afeni Shakur passed away at age 69, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Afeni Shakur and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Mother of rapper Tupac Shakur and founder of the philanthropic Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation.
She was an active Black Panther during the Civil Rights movement.
She won a lawsuit to win the rights of 150 of her son’s unreleased recordings.
How did Afeni Shakur die?
Afeni Shakur's death was caused by heart attack.
Shakur died at a hospital in Greenbrae, California, at around 10:28 p.m. on May 2, 2016, after going into cardiac arrest at her home earlier in the evening; she was 69. Her body was cremated.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||69 years|
|Profession||Civil Rights Leader|
|Birthday||January 10, 1947|
|Death date||May 2, 2016|
|Place of death||Sausalito, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Afeni Shakur
"All we ever wanted was for Tupac to have the opportunity to tell his story."Afeni Shakur
"I learned that I can't save the world, but I can help a child at a time."Afeni Shakur
"Pac was special. He was articulate. I trained him. Punishment for him was reading The New York Times."Afeni Shakur
"I live with truth."Afeni Shakur
"That's just the way life is. We have to be willing to pay the price. You have to be willing to pay the price for what's right - and for what we do wrong. That's one of the things that I love about my son. My son was always willing to take his weight."Afeni Shakur