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Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott KingAKA Coretta Scott

Born: 27-Apr-1927
Birthplace: Heiberger, AL
Died: 30-Jan-2006
Location of death: Alternative Medical Clinic, Rosarito, Baja California Norte, Mexico
Cause of death: Cancer - Ovarian
Remains: Buried, Martin Luther King, Jr. Center, Atlanta, GA

Gender: Female
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Widow of Dr. Martin Luther King

Father: Obadiah Scott
Mother: Bernice McMurry Scott
Sister: Edythe
Brother: Obie
Husband: Martin Luther King (m. 18-Jun-1953, d. 1968, assassination)
Daughter: Yolanda Denise King ("Yoki", b. 17-Nov-1955, d. 15-May-2007)
Son: Martin Luther King III (activist, b. 23-Oct-1957)
Son: Dexter Scott King (b. 30-Jan-1961)
Daughter: Bernice Albertine King (b. 28-Mar-1963)

    High School: Lincoln High School, Marion, AL (1945)
    University: BA Music and Education, Antioch College (1951)
    University: New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA

    Academy of Achievement (1997)
    EMILY's List
    Friends of Hillary
    Southern Christian Leadership Conference
    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
    Funeral: Martin Luther King (1968)
    The King Center Founder (1968)
    Heart Attack 16-Aug-2005
    Stroke 16-Aug-2005
    Risk Factors: Vegetarian

    Harry Belafonte: Sing Your Song (Jan-2011) · Herself
    4 Little Girls (9-Jul-1997) · Herself

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