• Birth

    Marshall Bruce Mathers III was born on October 17, 1972.
  • Moving to Detroit

    Moving to Detroit
    Eminem moved to Detroit at the age of 12.
  • Going to Lincoln High School

    Eminem goes to high school!
  • Drops out of high school

    After failing 9th grade 3 times, Eminem drops out.
  • Gets shot by a gang.

    Eminem gets shot!
  • First Record Deal

    Eminem signed with FBT.
  • Hailie Jade is born

    Hailie Jade is born
    Eminem is a dad!
  • Eminem meets Dr. Dre

    Eminem meets Dr. Dre
    Eminem appeared on the syndicated radio program 'The Wake Up Show,' where he did some freestyling, which Dre heard and remembered.
  • Takes second at the Rap Olympics

    Ayyyy Buddy!
  • The Slim Shady LP goes triple-platinum

    Eminem's on his way up!
  • 1st majorly successful record

    1st majorly successful record
    Eminem's first record was the Sliml Shady LP
  • First marriage

    First marriage
    Eminem married Kim Scott
  • Mom sues him for slander.

    His own mom!
  • Wife tries to committ suicide

    what a great husband
  • Files for divorce from Kim

    Ohhh Noo!
  • Stars in 8 mile

    Stars in 8 mile
    Movie star!