Former Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Loses Month Long Battle W/ COVID-19, Dies At 74
Former Presidential candidate, Herman Cain,74, has sadly passed after a month-long battle with COVID-19. Herman Cain fell ill, reportedly following a Trump rally, he attended in Tulsa, Oklahoma on June 20th.
His official Twitter account made the first announcement of many, of his current health state on July 2nd, 12 days after the rally.
His death was announced on Thursday (July 30th) via his website. It reads,
“Herman Cain – our boss, our friend, like a father to so many of us – has passed away, we all prayed so hard every day. We knew the time would come when the Lord would call him home, but we really liked having him here with us, and we held out hope he’d have a full recovery.”
Cain was a 74-year-old survivor of stage 4 colon cancer and worked at a Kansas City’s Federal Reserve Bank before going into Republican politics. He ran for president in 2012.
Herman Cain had been hospitalized in Atlanta on July 1st, and his social team sent frequent updates on his status,
Sending love, light, and prayers to Hermain Cain’s family.