facts on Jay-ZJay-Z (Rapper) was born on the 4th of December, 1969. He was born in 1960s, in Generation X. His birth sign is Sagittarius and his life path number is 5. Jay-Z’s birth flower is Narcissus and birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Jay-Z
FULL NAME: Shawn Corey Carter
NICKNAME: Jigga, Hova, Jazzy, Hov, Jay-Z, Joe Camel
PROFESSION: Rapper
GENDER: Male
BIRTHPLACE: Brooklyn
ETHNICITY: Black
NATIONALITY: American
RELIGION: Unknown
SEXUALITY: Straight

1. Bio

Jay-Z, best known for being a Rapper, was born in Brooklyn on Thursday, December 4, 1969. Rapper whose first hit, “Dead Presidents,” became an international success, and he has since won 19 Grammy Awards and sold over 75 million albums worldwide. His albums Reasonable Doubt, The Blueprint, and The Black Album were all featured on Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Family: He married Beyonce Knowles on April 4, 2008 and they had their first daughter, Blue Ivy, on January 7, 2012. They welcomed a pair of twins named Rumi and Sir in June 2017. Jay-Z father’s name is Adnes Reeves and mother Gloria Carter. We will continue to update details on Jay-Z’s family.

FATHER:
MOTHER:
Gloria Carter
BROTHER(S): Not available
SISTER(S): Not available

Education: Shawn Corey Carter attended Eli Whitney High School, George Westinghouse Information Technology High School, Trenton Central High School, Trenton, NJ (dropped out).

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Jay-Z is married Beyoncé.

Net Worth: Online estimates of Jay-Z’s net worth vary. It’s easy to predict his income, but it’s much harder to know how much he has spent over the years. CelebsMoney does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Jay-Z’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius

Jay-Z zodiac sign is a Sagittarius. Dates of Sagittarius are November 22 - December 21. The Sagittarius zodiac sign often gains the reputation of the philosopher among their fellow zodiac signs. They do have a great ability to focus, but this may be surprising since many of them love exploring and wandering the world, tasting all the pleasures of life. They are ambitious, lucky,moral, optimistic, enthusiastic, open-minded, and versatile. Although, they can be gluttonous, lazy, restless, irresponsible, blindly optimistic, and tactless.

ZODIAC:
Sagittarius
BORN IN THE YEAR OF THE: Rooster
RULING PLANET: Jupiter

3. He is currently 50 years old

The American rapper has been alive for 18,560 days days or 445,446 hours hours. There were precisely 629 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN: December 4, 1969
AGE: 50 years old
BORN ON: Thursday
GENERATION: Generation X
DECADE: 1960s

Jay-Z was born on a Thursday. The 'thur' in Thursday is actually derived from the Norse god Thor. People born on Thursdays are generally a fun to be around, which means Thursday's babies get to be the life of the party.

Countdown to Jay-Z’s next birthday.

Jay-Z will be turning 51.

4. On Jay-Z’s birthday

The world’s population was 3,625,905,514 and there were an estimated 120,942,839 babies born throughout the world in 1969, Richard Nixon (Republican) was the US President, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye" by Steam.

On this day in history:

1534 – Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent occupies Baghdad.

1563 – Council of Trent holds its last session, after 18 years. Last ecumenical council for more than 300 years..

1619 – 38 colonists from Berkeley Parish, England disembark in Virginia and give thanks to God. Considered by many the first Thanksgiving in the Americas..

5. Jay-Z’s stats

We’re currently in process of confirming all details such as Jay-Z’s height, weight, and other stats. If there is any information missing, we will be updating this page soon. If you any have tips or corrections, please send them our way.

Height

HEIGHT (FEET):
6′ 2″
HEIGHT (METERS): 1.9 meters
HEIGHT (INCHES) 74 inches
HEIGHT (CM): 188 centimeters

Weight

BUILD
Average
WEIGHT (LBS): N/A pounds
WEIGHT (KG) N/A kilograms

Misc

EYE COLOR: Dark Brown
HAIR COLOR: Black

6. The Year of the Rooster

Jay-Z was born in the Year of the Rooster. People with Chinese zodiac Rooster according to Chinese zodiac have many excellent characteristics, such as being honest, bright, communicative and ambitious. Most of them are born pretty or handsome, and prefer to dress up. Their strengths are being independent, capable, warm-hearted, self-respect, and quick minded. But they can also be impatient, critical, eccentric, narrow-minded, and selfish. Their lucky numbers are 5, 7, 8 and lucky colors are gold, brown, brownish yellow, yellow.

7. Jay-Z’s life path number is 5

Life Path Number 5 represent 'The Free Spirit'. Those who walk a Life Path with Number 5 have an uncanny ability to understand the deepest esoteric & metaphysical teachings. 5 turns the mystical into the norm. Its energy is that of Experience. The values are adventure, movement, change. The challenges are to find some kind of daily structure that works for you.

8. Generation X

Jay-Z was born in the middle of Generation X.

9. Jay-Z’s birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz

Turquoise has been traditionally regarded as a love charm. It is also a symbol of good fortune and success, and it is believed to relax the mind. Turquoise rings, in particular, are thought to keep away evil spirits.

10. Jay-Z’s birth flower is Narcissus

The narcissus is symbolic of good wishes, hope and wealth. Narcissus is actually a genus of flowers, and daffodil is the common name for any of the plants that fall into this genus.


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