Eminem was born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. His professional career started in 1996 following the release of his independent debut album Infinite. Three years later, he rose to mainstream attention with the release of the album The Slim Shady LP.
The Slim Shady LP earned him his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. His subsequent projects, The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show also won the Best Rap Album at the Grammy Awards, making him the first rapper to win Best Rap Album for three consecutive LPs.
Rolling Stone magazine ranked him 82nd on its The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list. The magazine also named him the King of Hip Hop.
Age in 2014: 42 (17 October 1972)
Height in Meters: 1.73m
Height in Centimeters: 173cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 8 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 71kg
Weight in Pounds: 155lbs
Chest in Inches: 37 Inches
Waist in Inches: 32 Inches
Biceps in Inches: 16 Inches
Eye Color: Blue