Darryl Baum murdered - Who killed him?

Darryl Baum murdered - Who killed him?

Darryl Homo Baum was the Mike Tyson's close friend and bodyguard who was killed three weeks later after the death and murder of rapper, 50 Cent.


Baum was hired by Tyson in 1988 and has remained in his employ ever since. He has been described as a "constant companion" to Tyson, traveling with him almost everywhere.

What happened with Darryl Baum?

On May 24, 2000, Darryl shot Curtis James Jackson III in front of his grandmother’s house 9 times. He came with gun and attacked rapper, 50 Cent outside his grandmother's former home in South Jamaica.


After getting into a friend's car, 50 Cent was asked to return to the house to get some jewelry; his son was in the house, and his grandmother was in the front yard. Jackson returned to the back seat of the car, and another car pulled up nearby; an assailant walked up and fired nine shots at close range with a 9mm handgun. Jackson was shot in the hand, arm, hip, both legs, chest, and left cheek.

His facial wound resulted in a swollen tongue, the loss of a wisdom tooth and a slightly slurred voice; his friend was wounded in the hand. They were driven to a hospital, where Jackson spent thirteen days.

Darryl Baum Personal Life

Personal Information
Full Name Darryl Baum
Famous asMike Tyson's close friend
and bodyguard
Ethnicity Mixed
Date of Birth 20 Aug, 1965
Age 35 years old (died)
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
Zodiac or Birth Sign Leo
Body Statistics
Height in feet 5 feet 6 inches
Height in meter 1.67 meter
Height in centimeter 167 centimeter
Overall Body Weight NA
Shoe size NA
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Education Information
School Not Known
College Not Known
Family Background
Mother Name Not Known
Father Name Not Known
Have Siblings? Not Known
Dating/Affair History
Dating NA
Previous Dating? NA
Martial Status? Unmarried
Money Factor
Net Worth NA
Career aswanted to became a businessman
Social Media Accounts
YouTube ChannelNA

Darryl Baum Age

Darryl Baum's hometown was in Brooklyn, New York. He was born on 20 Aug, 1965. He has two siblings named, Zakia and Tyrone.


Lesser known facts about Darryl Baum

  • Darryl Baum completed his formal education in local high school.
  • His parents encouraged his early ambition to become a successful businessman.
  • Because of his drug use, he became enraged at a major criminal organization.
  • He was Mike Tyson's closest buddy and often spent the night at the boxer's place.
  • In the 1990s, Mike and the man he later pledged to help find employment for were both incarcerated.
  • Tyson kept his word and invited him to join his security detail.
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