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American rapper (1985-2021)

Young Dolph is ...

Born 5 Mar 1985 in Chicago
Died 17 Nov 2021 in Memphis
Age36 years, 8 months
Causeballistic trauma
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Young Dolph outside a studio session with Nashville's Bug Diddy.

About Young Dolph

Adolph Robert Thornton, Jr. born on 5 March 1985 in Chicago. He is a citizen of United States of America. Young Dolph was educated at Hamilton High School. He died on 17 November 2021 in Memphis from a ballistic trauma at age 36 years, 8 months. He lived at Memphis.

Young Dolph plays voice. He was an American rapper (1985-2021).

Young Dolph has worked as a rapper and songwriter.

He is also known as Adolph Thornton, Jr..


On November 17, 2021, at 12:22 pm, Thornton was fatally shot in Memphis while picking up cookies for his mother at Makeda's Homemade Butter Cookies, a bakery he frequently visited whenever he was back home. Two unidentified gunmen alighted from a white two-door Mercedes-Benz and gunned him down. Crowds of hundreds of people swarmed the scene of Thornton's death for hours; police had to prevent individuals from entering the area while they investigated. Tennessee House Representative London Lamar and Memphis councilman J. B. Smiley reacted by calling for a curfew in Memphis to prevent civil unrest and violence.

Young Dolph was laid to rest on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. A service was held at First Baptist Church Broad Street. The family's caravan of black SUVs was escorted by security and Memphis Police to the cemetery across from Hamilton High School, Young Dolph's alma mater.