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As Americans explore what Derek Chauvin's conviction for George Floyd's murder means for the nation, a 20/20 special "George Floyd: A Man, A Moment, America Changed" shares a portrait of Floyd's life.
In 2020, the Hennepin County chief medical examiner concluded George Floyd died from cardiopulmonary arrest complicated by the way police restrained him and compressed his neck while on the pavement.
"This is going to go down in history as one of the biggest tragedies ever in life that a man could suffer." Hear from George Floyd’s family in this all new breaking 20/20 event special.
“He was always uplifting and encouraging. He always had something positive to say,” said Floyd’s friend, Tiffany Cofield. Other friends described him as a kind family man.
Gianna Floyd, who said her father used to call her “Buttercup,” says she sees herself being a star. “I want to be that for my daddy. I want his heart to be filled up with joy”, she said.