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Comedian Cedric the Entertainer was born on April 24, 1964.

1. Cedric Antonio Kyles

Cedric The Entertainer was born in Jefferson City, Missouri. His mother Rosetta was a school teacher and his father worked for a railroad company.

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2. Hats

While in high school, Cedric developed a severe rash on his head that’s caused him to wear a hat all this time. (News Source: Fan World/ Photo Source: Reach Media)

3. Champ Car Auto Racing

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In October 2005, Cedric became part owner Champ Car auto racing series.

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4. College

Cedric attended Southeast Missouri State University where he majored in Mass Communications while working as a State Farm Insurance claims adjuster and substitute teacher.

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5. Kings Of Comedy

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Traveled with other comedians on the Kings Of Comedy doing stand-up. Spike Lee later turned into a movie called “The Original Kings of Comedy.”

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6. Video Games

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In 2003, Cedric was put into the Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2004 for Playstation 2.

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7. ‘Madagascar’

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#BeEasy. Keep the stress away from me.. yafeelme.

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Cedric was the voice of Maurice the lemur in Madagascar.

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8. Family

Cedric is married to Lorna Wells. They have two kids together, Croix and Lucky Rose. He has another daughter named Trina from a previous relationship.

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