Birth Name: Wyclef Jeanelle Jean
Place of Birth: Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti
Date of Birth: October 17, 1969
Wyclef Jean is a Haitian rapper, actor, and politician. He was a member of the group The Fugees, with Lauryn Hill and Pras. Wyclef was born in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti, and moved to New York City, U.S., with his family at the age of thirteen. He is the son of Yolanda and Reverend Gesner Jean.
Wyclef established the Yele Haiti Foundation in 2005. After the January 12, 2010 Haiti earthquake, he was recognized for assisting the impoverished nation.
Pras is Wyclef’s cousin.
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