Kobe Bryant Death

Ella Crouse, Author

Kobe Bryant was an American basketball player who was born on August 23, 1978 and grew up in Philadelphia PA. He died on January 26, 2020, Calabasas CA. Bryant had 4 children named Gianana, Natalia, Capri, and Bianka. He also had a wife named Vanessa.

Kobe Bryant died on January 26th 2020 at 9:06 am in a helicopter crash. An emergency ordinance had been issued for the crash site of the helicopter that killed Kobe Bryant, Gianna Bryant, and 7 others. Bryant was onboard a Sikorsky S-76 helicopter that crashed in the Los Angeles suburb of Calabasas. The helicopter was on its way to Orange County to Thousands Oaks, where Bryant was scheduled to coach a game at Mamba Sports Academy.

They buried Kobe and Gigi on February 7th, 2020. Their funeral was held at Pacific View Memorial Park in Corona Del Mar. They were honored at the Staples Center for the celebration of life. The event was a ticket only memorial event, and a crowd of 20,000 was expected to attend.