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Given NameTupac Amaru Shakur
Aliases2pac, Makaveli, Crooks
Date of BirthJun 16, 1971 - Age 49
HometownHarlem, NY
LabelDeath Row, Interscope
Ad-LibThug Life

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  • He got his start as a backup dancer for the group Digital Underground.
  • He became very close friends with Jada Pinkett Smith (then just Jada Pinkett) while in school in MD.
  • When he died it was discovered his birth name was actually Lesane Parish Crooks, though unconfirmed by family.
  • Shakur was an avid Shakespeare reader, and said it taught him a lot about gang mentality.
  • He publicly denounced interracial marriage on multiple occasions.
  • He was nominated for 7 Grammy awards, 3 MTV VMA awards, and 1 Oscar without winning.