About Rodney King
April 02, 1965 - June 17, 2012
|Place of Birth||:||Sacramento, California, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Rodney Glen King|
|Imdb Profile||:||IMDB Profile|
Rodney Glen King was a taxi driver who became internationally known after a tape was released of him being beaten on March 3, 1991, by Los Angeles Police Department officers following a high-speed car chase. A witness, George Holliday, videotaped much of the beating from his balcony and sent the footage to local news station KTLA.