George Perry Floyd Jr. (October 14, 1973 – May 25, 2020) was an African American man killed during an arrest after a store clerk alleged he had passed a counterfeit $20 bill in Minneapolis. A white police officer named Derek Chauvin knelt on Floyd’s neck for a period initially reported to be 8 minutes and 46 seconds.
- Born: 14 October 1973, Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
- Died: 25 May 2020, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
- Nationality: American
- Buried: 9 June 2020, Houston Memorial Gardens, Pearland, Texas, United States
- Children: Gianna Floyd
- Parents: Larcenia Floyd, George Perry
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