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Ali, Mahershala, 1974-

LC control no.no2009114724
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Personal name headingAli, Mahershala, 1974-
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Variant(s)Ali, Mahershalalhashbaz, 1974-
Gilmore, Mahershalalhashbaz, 1974-
Birth date1974-02-16
Place of birthOakland (Calif.)
Field of activityActing
AffiliationSt. Mary's College (Moraga, Calif.) New York University
Profession or occupationActors
Found inThe curious case of Benjamin Button, 2009: title frame (Mahershalalhashbaz Ali)
IMDb website, viewed July 27, 2009 (Mahershalalhashbaz Ali; born: February 26, 1974 in Oakland, California)
Internet Movie Database WWW site, September 16, 2015 (Mahershala Ali, actor; b. Mahershalalhashbaz Gilmore, February 16, 1974 in Oakland, California, USA; Ali played basketball for St. Mary's College in Moraga, California (just east of Berkeley), where he received his bachelor of arts degree in mass communications; graduate school at New York University, where he received a master's degree in acting)
Wikipedia, viewed Mar. 2, 2017 (under Mahershala Ali: Mahershalalhashbaz "Mahershala" Ali; b. Mahershalalhashbaz Gilmore, Feb. 16, 1974, Oakland, Calif.; converted to Islam, changing his surname from Gilmore to Ali; known professionally as Mahershalalhashbaz Ali until 2010; actor and rapper; recorded music as Prince Ali [no publications in LC database])
Associated languageeng