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Hip Hop Rapper
Born Oct 17, 1972

Marshall Bruce Mathers III, better known by his stage name Eminem (often stylized as EMINƎM) and by his alter ego Slim Shady, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter and actor. Eminem's popularity brought his group, D12, to mainstream recognition. In addition to being a member of D12, Eminem is also one half of the hip hop duo Bad Meets Evil, with Royce da 5'9". Eminem is one of the best-selling artists in the world and is the best selling artist of the 2000s.… Read More

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1972 Birth Born on October 17, 1972.
1982 9 Years Old One bully, De'Angelo Bailey, severely injured Eminem in the head; Debbie Nelson filed a lawsuit against the school in 1982, which was dismissed the following year. … Read More


1987 14 Years Old In 1987, Debbie allowed runaway Kimberly Ann (Kim) Scott to stay at their home; several years later, Eminem began an on-and-off relationship with Kim. … Read More
1989 16 Years Old …  Kim and her twin sister, Dawn, had run away from home; they moved in with Eminem and his mother when he was 15, and he began an on-and-off relationship with Kim in 1989. Their daughter, Hailie, was born on December 25, 1995; they married in 1999, divorcing in 2001.


1995 - 1999 6 More Events
…  In July 2000, Eminem was the first white artist to appear on the cover of The Source magazine. … Read More
Eminem performed with Elton John at the 43rd Grammy Awards ceremony in 2001, with the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD, an organization which considered Eminem's lyrics homophobic) condemning John's decision to perform with Eminem. … Read More
Although Eminem told Rolling Stone in 2002, "I would rather have a baby through my penis than get married again", he and Kim briefly remarried in January 2006.


On December 8, 2003, the United States Secret Service said that it was "looking into" allegations that Eminem had threatened the President of the United States. … Read More
2004 31 Years Old On October 25, 2004, a week before the 2004 US Presidential election, Eminem released the video for "Mosh" on the Internet. … Read More
2005 32 Years Old 1 More Event
Eminem went on hiatus after touring in 2005, releasing Relapse in 2009 and Recovery in 2010; both won Grammy Awards. … Read More
2007 - 2008 2 More Events
2009 36 Years Old According to a March 5, 2009 press release, Eminem would release two new albums that year. … Read More
On April 14, 2010, Eminem tweeted: "There is no Relapse 2". … Read More
He appeared at the 2011 Grammy Awards on February 13, performing "Love the Way You Lie (Part II)" with Rihanna and Adam Levine and "I Need a Doctor" with Dr. Dre and Skylar Grey. … Read More
2012 39 Years Old 1 More Event
Eminem announced on May 24, 2012 that he was working on his next album, scheduled for release the following year. … Read More


On February 11, 2013, Shady Records president and Eminem manager Paul Rosenberg announced that the rapper's eighth album would be released after Memorial Day. "We fully expect to be releasing a new Eminem album in 2013. … Read More
In January 2014, Bass Brothers announced that D12 had returned to record at F.B.T. Studio and they were working on an album with Eminem on at least three songs.
2015 42 Years Old 1 More Event
The Official Eminem Box Set, a career-spanning, 10-disc vinyl box set, was released on March 12, 2015. … Read More
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