Born: June 16, 1971 Harlem, New York City
Died: September 13, 1996 (aged 25) Las Vegas, NV
Cause of death: Drive-by shooting
Residence: Oakland, CA
Occupation: Rapper, Actor, Activist, Hip Hop Vocals
Labels: Interscope (1991–96)
Death Row (1995–96) Makaveli (1996)
Rock N Roll Hall of Fame 2017
On November 18, 1993, Tupac “2Pac” Shakur was
arrested for sexually abusing a 19-year-old woman, who he met in a New York nightclub and allegedly sodomized and sexually abused with three of his friends. In 1995, he was sentenced to prison for up to four and a half years, but received an early release after a few months.
In September 1996, the 25-year-old Shakur was shot four times in the chest and died from the wounds.