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LL Cool J

Actor and Rapper LL Cool J
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Full Name: James Todd Smith
Profession: Actor and Rapper

United States of America

Biography: I Can't Live Without My Radio, Mama Said Knock You Out

Born: January 14, 1968
Birthplace: Bay Shore, New York, USA
Age: 54 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn

Married Life

  • 1995-08-07 Rapper LL Cool J (27) weds Simone Johnson

Historical Events

  • 2003-03-01 17th Soul Train Music Awards: LL Cool J, Mariah Carey & Nelly win
  • 2009-09-22 Crime drama "NCIS LA" starring Chris O'Donnell, LL Cool J, and Daniela Ruah premieres on CBS
  • 2021-10-30 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Foo Fighters; The Go-Go's; Jay-Z; Carole King; Todd Rundgren; Tina Turner; Kraftwerk; Gil Scott-Heron; Charley Patton; LL Cool J; Billy Preston; Randy Rhodes; and Clarence Avant