Lamar Odom has endured a lot of tragedy in his 35 years. He has said in the past that death always seemed to be around him. It’s a bit morose, but it’s actually kind of true. When looking at Lamar’s life, there are a lot of tragedies, which date back to before he was a teenager. Here’s a timeline:
His Mother’s Death
When Lamar was only 12, his mother died of colon cancer. His father was reportedly addicted to heroin, so he went to live with his grandmother, Mildred.