- Tupac Shakur (1971 - 1996)
Tupac Amaru Shakur, also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper, record producer and actor As of 2007, Shakur has sold over 75 million records worldwide. He is consistently ranked as one of the greatest rappers ever, as well as one of the most influential rappers of all time. On September 7, 1996, Shakur was fatally shot in a drive-by shooting at the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was taken to the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, where he died six days later.
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