On June 16, Shakur was born in 1971 in the stunning city of East Harlem, New York City. He was initially anointed Lesane Parish Crooks but later altered his name to Tupac Amaru Shakur. His mom wanted him to have a rebellious and international essence. 

Shakur had an older stepbrother and a younger half-sister. In the 1980s, his family shifted from New York City to Baltimore due to monetary hardships. He visited diverse schools and learned acting, poetry, jazz, and ballet at the Baltimore School for the Arts.

Tupac Shakur Death

Shakur was shot in 1994 at Quad Studios, and it was reckoned it was a setup. He blamed Combs and B.I.G. for being involved. 

In 1996, he was shot again in Las Vegas and passed away six days later. The offender remains unidentified, with allegations against Anderson and B.I.G.

Frequently Asked Questions

What was the age of Tupac Died?

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Tupac died at 25 years old.

How tall was Shakur?

Shakur was 1.80 m tall.

What was the eye color of Tupac Shakur?

Tupac Shakur had brown-colored eyes.

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