Obituary of Easy-E

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Eric Lynn Wright (born September 7, 1964 in Compton, California) was a rapper who was best known for propelling West Coast rap and gangsta rap. He was often referred to as the "Godfather of Gangsta Rap”.
Eric died on March 26, 1995 and his death was because of AIDS-related pneumonia. He died very young at age 30.

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Easy-E Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Wright, Eric
    • Common Name: Easy-E
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Compton, California, United States
    • Birth Date: September 07, 1964
    • Age: 30 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Eric Wright
    • Occupation: Rapper
    • Net Worth: $50 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Violet (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Eric's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Eric Lynn Wright
    • Father: Richard Wright
    • Mother: Kathie Wright
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Tomica Woods (married 1995-1995, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Lil Easy-E (born April 23, 1984)
      • Dominick Wright
      • Marquise Wright
      • Baby Easy-E
      • Elijah Wright
      • David Wright
    • Daughter(s):
      • Erin Bria Wright
      • Daijah Wright
      • ReeMarkable
      • Erica Wright
      • Raven Wright

Death Notice:

  • Date: March 26 1995 at age 30
  • Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Pneumonia (AIDS-related)
  • Interment: Buried at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, California

Category Tags:

RapperAmerican Born on September 7th Born in 1964 Born in California Died in 1995 Died at age 30 Died from Pneumonia

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
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