September 4, 1981 in Houston
Houston, TX, United States
What can be said about the biggest diva in showbiz? Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is maybe the most recognisable person on earth. Born September 4, 1981 Beyoncé was raised in Houston Texas. She is a singer-songwriter and actress and married to Jay Z. She rose to stardom as part of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child and was managed by her father Mathew Knowles. Once the band had broken up she achieved superstardom under her solo career. Her debut album, Dangerously in Love (2003) established her worldwide and picked up 5 Grammys. The rest they say is history.