Titel: People from Marin County, California
Tupac Shakur, John Walker Lindh, Robin Williams, George Lucas, Sean Penn, Don Novello, Eve Arden, Anne Lamott, Michael Johnson, Pete Carroll, Barbara Boxer, Gavin Newsom, Harmony Korine, Richard Steven Street, Ki Longfellow, Dennis Ross.
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12. Juni 2011 - kartoniert - 112 Seiten
Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 110. Chapters: Tupac Shakur, John Walker Lindh, Robin Williams, George Lucas, Sean Penn, Don Novello, Eve Arden, Anne Lamott, Michael Johnson, Pete Carroll, Barbara Boxer, Gavin Newsom, Harmony Korine, Richard Steven Street, Ki Longfellow, Dennis Ross, Terry Bozzio, Huey Lewis, Sarah Austin, Ford Greene, Sterling Hayden, Klaus Kinski, Craig Barron, Montgomery McFate, Bill Champlin, China Kantner, Joe Gores, L. Martin Griffin, Jr., Jack Finney, Harold Haley, Charles S. Fairfax, Mariel Hemingway, Jonah Hill, John Cipollina, Camilo Ynitia, List of people from Marin County, California, Dr. Richard Louis Miller, C. West Churchman, Kathleen Quinlan, Twinka Thiebaud, Dan Green, Joe Ayoob, Joyce Maynard, Christian Mortensen, Howard Rheingold, Tom Johnston, Ron Flatter, Martin Cruz Smith, Edward M. Chen, Sam Chapman, Peter R. Arnott, Tiffany Shlain, Rob Nilsson, Maz Jobrani, Al "Jazzbo" Collins, Harry Anselm Clinch, Aram Saroyan, Robert Derzon, Dave Meggyesy, Matthew Le Merle, Tony Serra, Alan Sues, Jess Hartley, Reminisce, Jim Lange, Chief Marin, Ray Lynch, Ruth Parasol, Martin Delaney, Bill Press, Edward Espe Brown, Rebecca Solnit, Margi Scharff, Rick Kranitz, Michael Froman, Tony Freitas, Vivien Bronshvag, Leonard Shlain, Lance Acord, Signy Coleman, Reggie Carolan, John Anthony Lennon, Nancy Juvonen, Brad Hargreaves, Douglas H. Bosco, Achilles Rizzoli, Aaron Lanes, Spud Murphy, Mike Wise, Jory Prum, Joe Breeze, Peggy Rathmann, Mark Chelgren, Kerry Mazzoni, Dana Hoey, Gene Puerling, Drew Gasparini, Scott Thunes, Strawberry Saroyan, Stacey Bailey, Mike Machette, José Calistro, Stephen L. Price. Excerpt: Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971 - September 13, 1996), known by his stage names 2Pac (or simply Pac) and Makaveli, was an American rapper. Shakur has sold over 75 million albums worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. In the United States alone he has sold 37.5 million records. Rolling Stone Magazine named him the 86th Greatest Artist of All Time. In addition to his career as a rap artist, he was also an actor. The themes of most of Tupac's songs are the violence and hardship in inner cities, racism, other social problems, and conflicts with other rappers during the East Coast - West Coast hip hop rivalry. Shakur began his career as a roadie and backup dancer for the alternative hip hop group Digital Underground. In September 1996, Shakur was shot four times in the Las Vegas metropolitan area of Nevada. He was taken to the University Medical Center, where he died several days later of respiratory failure and cardiac arrest. Tupac Amaru Shakur was born on the East Harlem section of Manhattan in New York City. He was named after Túpac Amaru II, a Peruvian revolutionary who led an indigenous uprising against Spain and was subsequently executed. His mother, Afeni Shakur, and his father, Billy Garland, were active members of the Black Panther Party in New York in the late 1960s and early 1970s; he was born just one month after his mother's acquittal on more than 150 charges of "Conspiracy against the United States government and New York landmarks" in the New York Panther 21 court case. Although unconfirmed by the Shakur family, several sources (including the official coroner's report) list his birth name as "Lesane Parish Crooks". This name was supposedly entered on the birth certificate because Afeni feared her enemies would attack her son, and disguised his true identity using a differe...