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Beyoncé: The Black Millionaire Blueprint for Success

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles was born in Houston on Sept. 1, 1981, the daughter of Mathew Knowles, a professional record manager, label owner and former computer salesman, and Tina Knowles (née Beyincé), a costume designer and hair stylist. Knowles’ father is African American. Her mother, a Louisiana Creole, has African, French, Native American and Irish ancestry.

Terry Shropshire
Terry Shropshire

A military veteran and Buckeye State native, I've written for the likes of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Detroit Free Press. I'm a lover of words, photography, books, travel, animals and The Ohio State Buckeyes. #GoBucks

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