Eric Garner Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Eric Garner died at age 43, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding horticulturist Eric Garner's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

In 2014, after being placed in a chokehold by New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo, this African American city park horticulturist went into cardiac arrest and passed away. His death, which was ruled a homicide, spurred nation-wide protest and dialogue on the topics of police brutality and racial profiling.

He was the father of six children and was described by friends and neighbors as an exceptionally kind and generous man.

How did Eric Garner die?

Eric Garner's death was caused by asthma.

Information about the death of Eric Garner
Cause of deathAsthma, Police Brutality
Age of death43 years
BirthdaySeptember 15, 1970
Death dateJuly 17, 2014
Place of deathStaten Island, New York City, United States
Place of burialN/A