Freeda Foreman, daughter of George Foreman, is dead at 42

Freeda Foreman, daughter of George Foreman, is dead at 42

Freeda Foreman, daughter of George Foreman, is dead at 42

Boxer George Foreman's daughter Freeda was 42 years old when she died this past weekend.

In 2000, she set out to follow in her father's footsteps, becoming a middleweight boxer.

He wrote on Twitter: "Daddy I want to Box, 'Get an Education first" I said, well she Brought The bacon home ( degree) 2 Kids 3 Grands (Husband) First Sunday in 42 years without my Freeda. According to TMZ, she died by an apparent suicide, though a final cause of death is yet to be confirmed by a coroner.

Suicide statistics are staggering: In the United States, it is the 10th leading cause of death.

"First Sunday in 42 years without my Freeda". Family members reportedly found her unresponsive. He praised her for pursuing her education and managing a family in addition to her boxing career. "She's With her maker now", he added. The former fighter won her first five matches, but retired after losing her sixth. All of his sons are famously named George and Freeda's middle name is also George.

She is one of Foreman's seven daughters, and has appeared in documentaries about him. At the time of her passing, Freeda's Twitter profile read, "Aside from my love of family, being a good mother, wife, and friend, I aspire to make a positive difference in our American Criminal Justice System".

Foreman, 70, is one of the most famous boxers of all time with a career which famously included The Rumble in the Jungle against Muhammad Ali as well as a rivalry with Joe Frazier. As her father noted in his tribute to her, Freeda raised two children and was also grandmother to three children.

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