Coto Hernandez

Coto Hernandez

Name Coto Hernandez
Profession Model
Date of Birth 1990-10-10
Place of Birth Costa Rica
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Libra

 

About Coto Hernandez

Costa Rican model and TV personality who first garnered national attention when he was a contestant on Combate Peru in 2015.

Early Life Experience of Coto Hernandez

His first Instagram post was on August 13, 2014, and was a photo of him getting ready for Combate.

Trivia Info

He joined the reality show This Is War in 2018.

Family Life and Relationship

He used to date Karen Dejo.

Close Associates

In January 2019 he went viral after having a public fight with former friend Erick Sabater.

 

George Zimmerman |

George Zimmerman |

Name George Zimmerman
Profession
Date of Birth 1983-10-05
Place of Birth Manassas, VA
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Libra

About George Zimmerman

Neighborhood watch volunteer who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. He was acquitted to much public outrage after claiming self-defense.

Early Life Experience of George Zimmerman

He worked as a security guard for private events.

Trivia Info

Before killing Trayvon Martin, he called the police to notify them that he was tracking a suspicious person.

Family Life and Relationship

His father was a judge, his mother a court clerk, and his brother has appeared on Piers Morgan Live several times. Months after his trial, he attacked his wife and she filed for divorce.

Close Associates

Trayvon Martin’s death sparked controversy across America with a large part of the country outraged at the apparent racism of his murder.

Rodney King |

Rodney King |

Name Rodney King
Profession
Date of Birth 1965-04-02
Place of Birth Sacramento, CA
Age 47 yrs
Death Date 2012-06-17
Birth Sign Aries

About Rodney King

At the conclusion of a high-speed chase, he suffered an excessive beating at the hands of LAPD police officers, which catalyzed the 1992 LA riots. 

Early Life Experience of Rodney King

He stole $200 during a robbery and was caught, convicted, and sentenced to two years behind bars, although he only served one and was released in December of 1990. 

Trivia Info

His famous quote was “Can we all get along?”

Family Life and Relationship

He was married to Danetta Lyles from 1985 to 1988 and Crystal Waters from 1989 until 1996. He was also in a relationship with Cynthia Kelley from 2010 until his death. He had three daughters. His parents were Ronald King and Odessa King. 

Close Associates

He was in an episode of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in October of 2008. 

Trayvon Martin |

Trayvon Martin |

Name Trayvon Martin
Profession
Date of Birth 1995-02-05
Place of Birth Miami, FL
Age 17 yrs
Death Date 2012-02-26
Birth Sign Aquarius

About Trayvon Martin

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.

Early Life Experience of Trayvon Martin

He attended Carol City High School for his freshman year and much of his sophomore year before transferring to Krop High School. 

Trivia Info

Many talk show hosts, including Piers Morgan, instigated discussion and division after the incident occurred in 2012.

Family Life and Relationship

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

Close Associates

Many people believed his trial would polarize the nation, much as Rodney King’s trial did back in 1993; but even with the acquittal of his killer, things remained calm–although President Obama spoke out against the verdict.

Sandra Bland

Name Sandra Bland
Profession Activist
Date of Birth 1987-02-07
Place of Birth Naperville, IL
Age 28 yrs
Death Date 2015-07-13
Birth Sign Aquarius

 

About Sandra Bland

Black civil rights activist who voiced her opinion about police brutality against African Americans under the hashtag #SandySpeaks on social media. She was pulled over for a minor traffic violation and arrested after a heated dispute that quickly escalated to her allegedly assaulting the officer.

Early Life Experience of Sandra Bland

She attended Willowbrook High School and then went on to study agriculture at Prairie View A&M University in Texas. She was part of the Black Lives Matter campaign and began posting videos of police brutality in January 2015.

Trivia Info

She had over 10 previous encounters with police in both Illinois and Texas and owed upwards of $7,579 in fines. She was found hanging in her jail cell with what was ruled to be a suicide in July 2015.

Family Life and Relationship

She was born and raised in Naperville, Illinois, and was one of five sisters.

Close Associates

She was part of the Black Lives Matter movement, which was created after the acquittal of George Zimmerman, a security guard who wrongfully shot African-American teen Trayvon Martin.