Adam Yauch Biography

Adam Nathaniel Yauch was an American rapper, musician, film director, and human rights activist. He was best known as a founding member of the hip hop group Beastie Boys. He was frequently known by his stage name, MCA, and sometimes worked under the pseudonym Nathanial Hörnblowér.

Yauch founded Oscilloscope Laboratories, an independent film production and distribution company based in New York City. As a Buddhist, he was involved in the Tibetan independence movement and organized the Tibetan Freedom Concert. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Adam Yauch
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Songwriter, Musician, Rapper, Film Producer, Film director, Actor, Human rights activist, Film Distributor
Ethnicity:
Jewish people
Religion:
Buddhism
Date of Birth:
August 5, 1964
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Date of Death:
May 4, 2012
Age at Death:
47
Cause of Death:
Salivary gland neoplasm
Marriages
  • 1998-05-31
    Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch (33) weds daughter of prominent Tibetan activists Dechen Wangdu in New York
Adam Yauch Timeline
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