How Earl Lloyd Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Earl Lloyd reached the impressive age of 86 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Basketball Player.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Small forward who was the first African-American to play in an NBA game.

He played his college basketball at West Virginia State College.

He played for three NBA teams from 1950-1960, most notably the Syracuse Nationals, with whom he won an NBA Championship in 1955.

He married Charlita Lloyd, and had three children.

In 2003, he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, in the same class as Celtics great Robert Parish.

How did Earl Lloyd die?

Information about the death of Earl Lloyd
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death86 years
ProfessionBasketball Player
Death dateFebruary 26, 2015
Place of deathCrossville, Tennessee, United States
Place of burialN/A