Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah

American, Rapper
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Queen Latifah

Dana Elaine Owens (born March 18, 1970), known professionally as Queen Latifah, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actress, and producer. Born in Newark, New Jersey, she signed with Tommy Boy Records in 1989 and released her debut album All Hail the Queen on November 28, 1989, featuring the hit single "Ladies First". Nature of a Sista' (1991) was her second and final album with Tommy Boy Records.

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Queen Latifah was born on 18 March 1970 in East Orange, New Jersey, USA. Her full name at birth was Dana Elaine Owens. She is best known as a rapper. She attended high school at Frank H. Morrell High, Irvington, NJ. For university, she studied at Borough of Manhattan Community College. Her religion is listed as Baptist. She is 5' 10" (178 cm) tall with a large build. She has black eyes and black hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $60,000,000 US dollars. Her zodiac star sign is Pisces.
Full name at birth
Dana Elaine Owens
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Claim to fame
The Queen Latifah Show
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Date of birth
18 March 1970
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Place of birth
East Orange, New Jersey, USA
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Age
52
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Rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, voice actress, model, producer, talk show host
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5' 10" (178 cm)
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  • Overweight
  • Loud
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Residence
Colts Neck, New Jersey Rumson, New Jersey Beverly Hills, California
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Net worth
$60,000,000 USD
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High school
Frank H. Morrell High, Irvington, NJ
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University
Borough of Manhattan Community College
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Partner: Ebony Nicholas (Dating) 1 child
Jul 2010-
Queen Latifah and Ebony Nicholas
I think it`s important to create projects as an actor rather than wait for them. I love being able to take an idea and sell it to a studio.
  • When Queen Latifah was just three years old, she tripped over a phone cord while playing with her brother.
  • On February 3, 1996, she got arrested for carrying a loaded pistol and marijuana. She got arrested for assaulting a photographer three days after.
  • She was carjacked and a friend was shot. [July 1995]
  • Her older brother Lance Owens, who was a police officer, died in an accident on the motorcycle Latifah bought for him as a present. She still wears the motorcycle key around her neck.
  • She had to coach her Bringing Down the House (2003) co-stars Steve Martin and Eugene Levy in hip-hop slang.

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