Tupac Shakur’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

September 13, 1996

Age of Death

25 years

Cause of Death




The rapper Tupac Shakur died at the age of 25. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Also known as 2Pac, he was one of the more notable figures in the 1990’s East Coast – West Coast hip hop rivalry. He released four albums between 1991 and 1996, eventually selling over 75 million albums worldwide. He was killed in a drive-by shooting after watching a Mike Tyson fight in Las Vegas, Nevada.

He was married to Keisha Morris from 1995 to 1996.



“My mama always used to tell me: ‘If you can’t find somethin’ to live for, you best find somethin’ to die for.'” (Tupac Shakur)


“It’s the game of life. Do I win or do I lose? One day they’re gonna shut the game down. I gotta have as much fun and go around the board as many times as I can before it’s my turn to leave.” (Tupac Shakur)


“The only thing that comes to a sleeping man is dreams.” (Tupac Shakur)


“Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.” (Tupac Shakur)


“I would rather have been shot straight-up in cold blood-but to be set up? By people who you trusted? That’s bad.” (Tupac Shakur)