Source: Asian Week
June 19, 1982 – Vincent Chin attends his bachelor party at Fancy Pants, a strip club in suburban Detroit. Autoworkers Ronald Ebens and his stepson, Michael Nitz, enter the bar. Ebens taunts Chin, who he mistakenly thinks is Japanese and blames for the ailing U.S. auto industry. A fight ensues. After the fight is broken up, Chin leaves the club. Twenty minutes later, Ebens and Nitz find Chin in front of a McDonald’s. Ebens knocks Chin down and beats him with a baseball bat.
June 23, 1982 – Vincent Chin dies as a result of his injuries.
Death Toll: 1