Daryl F. Gates

Shortly after midnight on March 3, 1991, LAPD officers converge on a white Hyundai stopped in Lake View Terrace. They administered a beating on driver Rodney King. The scene, illuminated by patrol car headlights, was captured on videotape by photographer George Holliday. Related links: Daryl F. Gates dies at 83; innovative but controversial chief of the LAPD LAPD officers' union mourns death of former chief Timeline: Key events in his life
George Holliday / KTLA / Associated Press
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