Rowdy King is a character that appears in the film, Without Remorse.
King was a member of a SEAL team led by John Kelly that entered Aleppo, Syria in late 2018. Under the direction of CIA operative Robert Ritter, the team traveled to safehouse of suspected pro-Assad paramilitary members to rescue Randy, a captive CIA operative. After rescuing him, however, they learn that Ritter had lied about the captors who are revealed to be Russian military and that they had entered a Russian arms depot. They were then ambushed by an RPG, killing one SEAL. After a brief firefight, they returned to their helicopter and left as Ritter called in an airstrike on the depot.
Three months later, King was home with his family. While taking out the trash and speaking with his daughter, King was run over and killed by FSB operatives in retaliation for his role in Syria. His death was also part of a larger conspiracy to start a war between the United States and Russia.