Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies peacefully aged 76, John Artis confirms
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76.
Rubin “The Hurricane” Carter, Wrongly Convicted Boxer, Passes Away
Rubin “The Hurricane” Carter died. Carter was a famed professional boxer in the 1960s who fought for the middleweight championship in 1964. In 1966, Carter was arrested for the murder of three people at the LaFayette Bar and Grill in New Jersey.