Rapper Easy-E born
September 7, 1963 - March 26, 1995 (32)
Rapper Eric Lynn Wright better known as Eazy-E born in Compton, California. He is widely regarded as one of the founders of the gangsta rap sub-genre and initially rose to fame as a member of the group N.W.A., but later achieved critical and commercial success as a solo artist. He would die of AIDS related illnesses in 1995 at the age of 31.