Nick Cannon

Born Oct 8, 1980

Nicholas Scott "Nick" Cannon is an American actor, comedian, rapper, entrepreneur, record producer, radio, and television personality. On television, Cannon began as a teenager on All That before going on to host The Nick Cannon Show, Wild 'N Out, and America's Got Talent. He acted in the films Drumline, Love Don't Cost a Thing, and Roll Bounce. As a "rapper," he released his debut self-titled album in 2003 with the hit single "Gigolo", a collaboration with singer R.… Read More

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1980 Birth Cannon was born on October 17, 1980, in San Diego, California, the son of Beth (née Hackett), an accountant, and James Cannon, a motivational televangelist, who were teenagers at the time of his birth. … Read More


1998 17 Years Old After graduating in 1998 from Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California, Cannon attained a gig as a warm-up comedian for Nickelodeon's studio audience in Los Angeles, most notably All That, on which he also made guest appearances. … Read More


2001 20 Years Old After signing with Jive Records in 2001, he was featured alongside Romeo Miller and 3LW on the Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius soundtrack with a cover of the 1988 hit song "Parents Just Don't Understand".
2003 22 Years Old 1 More Event
…  As a rapper he released his debut self-titled album in 2003 with the hit single "Gigolo", a collaboration with singer R. … Read More
In 2005, Cannon formed his own record label, Can-I-Ball Records, with plans to release his second studio album, entitled Stages, later that year. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Cannon married American R&B/pop singer Mariah Carey in 2008.
2009 28 Years Old On December 11, 2009, Cannon hosted the Nickelodeon HALO Awards along with Justin Timberlake, Hayden Panettiere, LeBron James, Kelly Rowland and Alicia Keys. … Read More
On January 19, 2010, Cannon started hosting the morning show (6-10AM) with co-hosts Nikki and Southern Sarah Lee at 92.3 NOW FM (WXRK-FM) in New York. … Read More


2011 - 2013 3 More Events
In August 2014, Cannon confirmed after much speculation that he and Carey had separated a few months earlier.
2015 34 Years Old In 2015 Cannon was named as "Chief Creative Officer" for Radioshack. … Read More
2016 35 Years Old 1 More Event
On June 2, 2016, Cannon had an interview with Tim Westwood. … Read More
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