He was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 17, 1947. Growing up, Al Capone did not live a lavish life style. He lived near a Navy yard, where sailors were frequent at the bars and trouble would always happen. The family was honest and quiet family and never had trouble with the law. When Al was older the family moved to
Tupac was shot, “Big Frank” was guarding him at a Mike Tyson fight. Orlando Anderson, a member of the rival gang, the Crips, was also there. Anderson was said to have “beef” with several of the Death Row members. Tupac attacked him on sight, knocking him down and punching him. Source Frank swears that the fight between Tupac and Orlando Anderson was the cause of the rapper’s shooting later that night.
Born on December 04, 1969, Jay Z originally known as Shawn Corey Carter had grown up in Brooklyn’s Marcy housing projects in New York. He had only his mother to raise him as his father had walked out on them when he was only just a boy. He was the last of his four siblings. In 1996 he and his two neighborhood friends had formed Roc-A-Fella records and had issued Jay-Z's debut, Reasonable Doubt.
He was released just 8 months later when Death Row Records CEO paid his $1 Million bond which was part of his parole. Tupac accomplished a lot in 1996 releasing a hit album and pursing an acting career. He appeared in a crime drama Bullet while co-starring with Mickey Rouke. He also appeared in Gridlock'd and Gang Related which released the following year after his death.
Tupac Shakur was a poet, rapper, actor, activist, and master songwriter. He influenced many rappers and people around the world with his music. You might be wondering how he was able to accomplish this. Tupac was not like any other rapper that you have heard of. He was different in his music; he would rap about the things that some people wouldn’t even consider rapping about.
Andre Romelle Young was born on February 18, 1965 in Compton, California. He was the first born from the 17 year old Verna Young and Theodore Young. Andre’s parents were both singers for different bands. His parents separated when he was 7 years old and
He has many homes, but this is considered his main home. Hank Williams Jr. was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on May 26, 1949. His father died when Hank was only at the age of 3, nearly 4. His mother had to raise him and his siblings by herself. Although being born in Louisiana, Hank was raised in Nashville,
As a child, your biggest fear is spiders and the boogeyman under your bed, not being molested by a parent. Many children dream of living in a big house with all their family, not in a car. Emmitt Perry Jr. lived this atrocious childhood, but he never let it get him down. Today he is known as a successful writer, director, and producer for stage, television and film -- Tyler Perry. Tyler Perry was born on September 14th, 1969 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
He was born on January 17th, 1899. His parents had many dreams when they left Italy for America but when they settled in Brooklyn, the Capones found hardship as they lived in a dangerous neighborhood. Capone was born to Gabriel and Teresina Capone. He was one of nine children and three of his brothers also had a gangster background. It all started for Capone when he dropped out of school after slapping a female teacher In the face.
Al Capone was born on January 17th, 1899. Although Capone was born in Brooklyn, New York, his parents whose names were Gabriel and Teresina Capone were not from the United States. His parents came from Naples, Italy and immigrated to Brooklyn in 1893 before Capone was born. Al
early life ALI was bord in cassius clay in Louisville Kentucky, in 1942. his father was a sign painter who also loved to act , sing and dance; his mother worked as a cleaning lady when money was tight. Ali has one older brother, Rahman Rudy Ali Ali is two years older than his famous sibling and was also a professional boxer. CHILD HOOD
On Friday, March 3, 2017, the students at Montevallo High School had a special speaker visit. His name is Jesse Jackson. The name sounds familiar because Jackson worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement. Jesse Jackson was born on October 8, 1941 in Greenville, South Carolina. When his mother was sixteen he was born out of wedlock to professional boxer and well-known figure in the black community, Noah Louis Robinson.
Desmond Tutu was born in 1931 in Klerksdorp. His father was a teacher and his mother a domestic worker. Tutu grew up in the apartheid era but seems to have made the best out of it. He was completely dedicated to the anti-apartheid cause. From being an Anglican priest, Tutu became general secretary of the South African council of Churches and then rose to become the first black Archbishop of Cape Town.