Jam Master Jay (1965-2002)
Jason William Mizell, stage name Jam Master Jay was a legendary musician, rapper, producer and DJ. He was shot and killed in a Queens, New York studio and his murder remains unsolved. He was 37 years old.
We have all heard the saying ‘Guns Don’t Kill, People Do’. . . well, actually, it’s the combination of the two. Every year in the U.S., an average of more than 100,000 people are the victims of gun violence. Some survive but many do not. Here are just a few familiar faces and names of folks from different walks of life who did not survive.