Mike D

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Birth Name: Michael Louis Diamond

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 20, 1965

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Mike D is an American rapper, musician, producer, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was a member of the hip hop group Beastie Boys, in which he played the drums. Other members included Ad-Rock and Adam Yauch. He is also known as Mike D, Mike Diamond, Country Mike, The King of Lunch, and Meshach.

Mike is the son of Hester, an interior designer, and Harold Diamond, an art dealer. He grew up in a Jewish family. Mike has two children with his wife, director Tamra Davis.

Source: Obituary of Mike’s father – http://www.nytimes.com

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