Beyonce Knowles Biography

Published On Mar 20, 2016
Facts of Beyonce Knowles
Date of Birth: 1981 , September-4
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Beyonce Knowles
Birth Name Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter
Father Mathew Knowles
Mother Tina Knowles
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Houston, Texas, United States
Profession Acting, Modeling
Net Worth $350 Million USD
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 59 kg
Boyfriend Olivia Holt
Married married
Education Slade School of Fine Art
Awards 17 Grammys
Movies The Pink Panther, Dream Girls etc
TV Show Crime Scene Investigation
Ethnicity White
Body Measurements 34-25-35 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Married to Jay-Z
Children Blue Ivy
Nick Name Kelly
Religion Christian
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Famous for Singer
Affair with Olivia Holt
Divorce N/A
Sisters Ella Benward, Gracie Benward
Siblings City Spud, Jackie Donahue
Books Selp-Helf
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Face Color Light brown
Girlfriend N/A
Music Group Destiny's Child
Breast Size 34c
Waist size 25 in
Hip Size 35 in
Shoe Size 8.5
Salary $ 240 thousand
Albums Cloud 9
Neck Size 9.3
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In 2002, when Beyonce was featuring on a song '03 Bonnie & Clyde recorded by American rapper Jay-Z, she fell in love with him and then they began their romantic love affairs. She dated him as her boyfriend for several years and then they entered into the new stage of their love life in 2008. They got married on 4th of April 2008. Her only child Blue Ivy Carter was born in early 2012. They are happily married and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.

Beyonce received her formal education from St. Mary's Elementary School. As she was interested in dancing since she was a child, she also attended dance classes there. She was also gifted with a singing talent and it was discovered by her dance instructor Darlette Johnson. At the age of 7, she won a school talent show where she sang John Lennon's "Imagine". Later on, she attended Parker Elementary School, High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and Alief Elsik High School. She also performed at St. John's United Methodist Church when she was child. When she was just 8, she auditioned in an all-girl entertainment group with LaTavia Roberson and Kelly Rowland. Later on they began performing in the local level and they were finally signed by Elektra Records. At the end of 1995, they were signed by Dwayne Wiggins's Grass Roots Entertainment and they began recording their debut album in 1996. This girls group was renamed as Destiny's Child and their self titled debut album Destiny's Child was released 17th of February 1998. She has also been active in acting since 2001. She made her acting debut that tear by starring in the movie Carmen: A Hip Hopera. She began her solo career since 2003. For her role in Austin Powers in Goldmember, she earned the salary of $3,000,000 and she has the net worth of $54.5 Million.

Beyonce Knowles

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Born in Houston, Texas, United States

1981

Sexy and stunning Beyonce Knowles, who is also known by her nicknames Sasha Fierce and Queen B, was born as Beyoncé Giselle Knowles in Houston, Texas, United States of America to Celestine Ann "Tina" Knowles and Mathew Knowles. She is an American and is of African, Native American, French, Cajun, and distant Irish and Spanish descent.

Won school talent show

1989

Beyonce received her formal education from St. Mary's Elementary School. As she was interested in dancing since she was a child, she also attended dance classes there. She was also gifted with a singing talent and it was discovered by her dance instructor Darlette Johnson. At the age of 7, she won a school talent show where she sang John Lennon's "Imagine".

Joined Parker Elementary School

1990

In 1990, she joined Parker Elementary School. It was a musical school and she continued her musical career there. Later on, she attended High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and Alief Elsik High School. 

Auditioned for an all-girl entertainment group

1990

She also performed at St. John's United Methodist Church when she was child. When she was just 8, she auditioned in an all-girl entertainment group with LaTavia Roberson and Kelly Rowland. Later on they began performing in the local level. 

Released their debut album, Destiny's Child

1998

This girls group was renamed as Destiny's Child and their self titled debut album Destiny's Child was released 17th of February 1998. Some of the hit singles from this album were  "No, No, No" and "With Me".

Began dating Jay-Z

2002

In 2002, when Beyonce was featuring on a song '03 Bonnie & Clyde recorded by American rapper Jay-Z, she fell in love with him and then they began their romantic love affairs. Jay-Z is also an entrepreneur and investor.

Married to Jay-Z

2008

She dated him as her boyfriend for several years and then they entered into the new stage of their love life in 2008. They got married on 4th of April 2008. Her only child Blue Ivy Carter was born in early 2012. 

First child, Blue Ivy Carter

2012

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2012. She and her loving husband American rapper Jay-Z welcomed their first child together on 7th of January and that time it was a daughter and they named her Blue Ivy Carter. 

Released her debut solo album, Dangerously in Love

2003

Beyonce Knowles is a renowned singer and songwriter from United States. While she was still associated with R&B girl group, Destiny's Child she began pursuing her solo career and her debut album Dangerously in Love was released on 20th of June 2003. 

Won Grammy Awards

2001

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious music awards and it's an honor if anyone wins this award. She has also been honored with this award several times in her life. She won this award for the first time in 2001 for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with vocals. 

Won ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

2002

Till now she has been nominated in ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards for nineteen different times and out of these nineteen nominations she has been honored 19 times. She won this award for the first time in her life in 2002 for Top Soundtrack Song of the Year.