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Len Bias
Birth: Nov. 18, 1963
Death: Jun. 19, 1986

College Basketball Player. He was an outstanding basketball player who died of a cocaine overdose two days after being drafted into the National Basketball Association. Playing for the University of Maryland Terrapins, he garnered that Atlantic Coast Conference Athlete of the Year and the Player of the Year awards in 1986. On June 17, 1986 he was drafted by the Boston Celtics as the number two overall pick. Two days later he suffered a cardiac arrhythmia after ingesting cocaine, and died hours later in a Riverdale, Maryland hospital. 

Cause of death: Drug related heart attack
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery
Suitland
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Frederick Douglas Gardens, Lot 342-B
GPS (lat/lon): 38.8564, -76.94592
 
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Record added: Apr 17, 2000
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Len Bias
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Len Bias
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Len Bias
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