- NAME: Beyoncé Knowles
- OCCUPATION: Film Actress, Entrepreneur, Singer
- BIRTH DATE: September 04, 1981 (Age: 32)
- Did You Know?: Beyoncé is the first female artist to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with her first five studio albums.
- Did You Know?: Beyoncé's self-titled fifth studio album was the fastest-selling album distributed in iTunes history, having sold more than 80,000 copies in three hours.
- EDUCATION: St. Mary's Elementary School, Parker Elementary School, High School for the Performing and Visual Arts
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Houston, Texas
- Full Name: Beyoncé Giselle Knowles
- AKA: Beyoncé
- AKA: Beyoncé Knowles
- ZODIAC SIGN: Virgo
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Beyoncé Knowles is a multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist who's acclaimed for her thrilling vocals, videos and live shows.
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Beyonce Knowles catapulted to fame with Destiny's Child and went on to release Grammy award-winning solo albums and a film career with her star turn in "Dreamgirls." She married hip-hop artist Jay-Z in 2008.
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The collection—which was the fastest-selling album ever distributed by iTunes—also marks Beyoncé's fifth studio album to debut at No. 1, making her the first woman to reach No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with her first five albums.
Married to Jay-Z since 2008, Beyoncé was the subject of many pregnancy rumors over the years. In 2011, however, the notoriously private couple went public with the news of their impending new arrival. Beyoncé showed off her growing baby bump at the MTV Video Music Awards that August.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z welcomed a baby daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, on January 7, 2012. The couple spared no expense to maintain their privacy during this special time, renting out a floor of New York's Lenox Hill Hospital.
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