Happy Birthday Tupac Amaru Shakur. Born Lesane Parish Crooks June 16, 1971 - September 13, 1996.
Pac (originally from East Harlem in New York City) started off as a member of the Oakland, California group Digital Underground. As a solo artist Tupac would release 4 studio albums during his lifespan. The last 2 (Me Against The World & All Eyez On Me) both topped the Billboard's Hot 200 Albums Chart as well as The R&B Albums Chart. His first Posthumous Album The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory also topped those charts.