Snoop Dogg Height Weight and More
His birth name was Calvin Cordozar Broadus.
He goes by the nicknames of Snoop Lion, Snoop Doggy Dogg, the Doggfather and Snoop Dogg.
Age and Birth Date
He was born on October 20, 1971, so he is currently 42 years old. Snoop Dogg will turn 43 years old in October of 2014.
His astrological sign is the Libra.
He was born in Long Beach, California.
He is an American citizen.
Snoop Dogg attended the Long Beach Polytechnic High School in his hometown in California.
He is a rapper and a producer. On occasion, he also does acting.
Father: Vernall Varnado
Mother: Beverly Broadus
Step-Father: Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Senior
Sons: Corde and Cordell
Tall and lanky
6 feet 4 inches or 193 centimeters
75 kilograms or 165 pounds
Snoop Dogg tends to keep the majority of his private life a secret. The only major relationship that he has had is with Shante Taylor. They married on June 12, 1997. Afterward, they had three children together. Corde was born in 1994, Cordell was born in 1997 and Cori was born in 1999. Shante and Snoop Dogg filed for a divorce on May 21, 2004. They later renewed their vows on January 12, 2008. They have been together ever since.
Black. A DNA showed that 30 percent of his ancestry was actually Native American or European.
His hair color is dark black.
His eyes are dark brown.
He is known for his smooth lyrics and love of cannabis.
His body measurements are unknown.
Snoop Dogg has endorsed numerous brands over his career. Some of the most famous endorsements include Samsung Galaxy 4G, Vybe Mobile, Colt 45 Blast and Adidas Originals.
In 2009, it was revealed that Snoop Dogg was a member of the Nation of Islam. Later, he switched to the Rastafarian religion in 2012.
Best Known For
He is well known for being one of the protegees of Dr. Dre. Snoop Dogg was also extremely active in the hip hop scene on the West coast.
The first album he released was Doggystyle in 1993.
He was in the film Half Baked in 1998. In the film, he played the character of the Scavenger Smoker.
Snoop Dogg’s Favorite Things
Favorite College Football Team: USC Football
Favorite Cartoon: Futurama
Favorite Band: Metallica
Favorite Professional Football Team: the Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite Food: Chicken Wings
Favorite Cure for Cotton Mouth: Skittles
Favorite Basketball Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Favorite Cereal: Peanut Butter Captain Crunch
Favorite Television Show: The Tudors
Favorite Color: Black
Favorite Animals: Dogs and Lions
Snoop Dogg Facts
Snoop Dogg has an IQ of 147 which places him near genius levels.
Over time, Snoop Dogg has appeared as a guest in several porn movies and a producer.
Ray J and Brandy are both first cousins of Snoop Dogg.
Over the years, Snoop Dogg has been arrested for vandalism, marijuana possession and misbehavior.
Snoop Dogg is a supporter of same-sex marriage.
Cameron Diaz actually went to the same high school as Snoop Dogg and was there at the same time as him.
In the 2012 election, he supported Ron Paul initially during the primaries. Afterward, he put his support behind Barack Obama.
Right after high school finished, Snoop Dogg was arrested for possessing cocaine. Following this, he spent the next three years in and out of prison.
He calls his car the Snoop de Ville.
In 1993, Snoop Dogg’s album, Doggystyle, was released. Within a short period of time, he was arrested in connection to the death of Philip Woldermarian. Philip was in a rival gang and was shot by one of Snoop Dogg’s bodyguards. Although he was ultimately acquitted, he spent three years untangling legal issues surrounding the case.
According to Snoop Dogg, he was a pimp before he was a rapper.
Despite his public image, Snoop Dogg actually performs a lot of volunteer work. He coaches a high school football team as well as a youth football league.
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