Mr. T was born Laurence Tureaud on 21 May 1952, in the rough south side ghetto of Chicago. He is the second to youngest of twelve children (he has four sisters and seven brothers) and grew up in the housing projects. His father, Nathaniel Tureaud, left when Laurence was 5, and his mother raised the family on $87 a month welfare in a three-room ...
Born: May 21, 1952
Star sign: Gemini
Height: 5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Known for: The A-Team (1983), Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009), T and T (1988), Rocky III (1982)