|6 Jul 1976
||Curtis Jackson born, Queens, NY.
||Jackson's hooker/drug-addict mother dies, leaving him to be raised by his grandparents.
|23 Aug 1994
||Arrested for dealing crack.
||Records an album, Power of a Dollar, for Columbia Records, which is never released.
||Shot nine times in front of his grandmother's house, voiding his contract with Columbia.
||Get Rich or Die Tryin'.
||Someone tries to shoot 50 Cent again, but misses.