Malikah Shabazz, Twin Daughter Of Malcolm X, Found Dead In Her New York Apartment


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Malikah Shabazz, the daughter of slain civil rights activist Malcolm X was found dead in her Brooklyn, New York, home on Monday (November 22nd). Shabazz was found unconscious and unresponsive by her daughter just before 5 pm. No foul play is suspected at this time. However, the cause of death has yet to be determined.

Shabazz’s passing comes just two days after 2 Men, Khalil Islam and Muhammad Aziz were exonerated in the murder of her father, Malcolm X.

Bernice King, the daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. tweeted about the passing of Malikah.

Malikah Shabazz was 56 years old.

Related: Malcolm X Family Demands Reopening Of His Murder Investigation, Alleges NYPD & FBI Played A Role
Related: Dig At Malcolm X’s Home Turns Up Evidence Of 1700s Settlement

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