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Rapper Coolio
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Full Name: Leon Ivey Jr.
Profession: Rapper

United States of America

Why Famous: Gangsta's Paradise

Born: August 1, 1963

Age: 57 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 1997-09-27 Grammy Award-winning singer-rapper Coolio (34) weds Los Angeles DJ Josefa Salinas (37) in Las Vegas

Historical Events

  • 1995-08-08 "Gangster's Paradise" single released by Coolio (Billboard Song of the Year 1995)

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