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Proof (1973–2006)


Proof was born on October 2, 1973 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as DeShaun Holton. He was married to Sharonda. He died on April 11, 2006 in Detroit. See full bio »

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(age 32) in Detroit, Michigan, USA

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 2005 The Longest Yard (as Deshawn Holton, "My Ballz")
 2004 Shark Tale (writer: "Lies & Rumors" - as D. Holton)
 2002 Bad Company (writer: "911" - as De Shaun Holton)
 2001 The Wash (writer: "Blow My Buzz" - as D. Holton)
 2001 Bones (writer: "These Drugs" - as DeShaun Holton)
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Appeared in Eminem's "Ass Like That" music video. See more »

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2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

During his cameo in 8 Mile, he asked if he could just use his real name, so that he would be playing himself in 1995, when the film is set. The director decided against it, but he still manage to sneak is name as an acronym when he raps in the film, "I'll (P)unish (R)abbit (O)r (O)bsolete (F)uture." See more »

Trademark:

Deep voice, and recognized for his freestyling abilities

Nickname:

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Star Sign:

Libra

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