|Full Name :||Onika Tanya Minaj|
|Born :||8th- Dec - 1982|
|Zodiac Sign :||Sagittarius|
|Height :||157 CMS ( 5 Feet 2 Inches )|
|Birth Place :||Saint James
Trinidad and Tobago
|Education :||Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School New York|
|Networth :||$50 Million|
Known for her unique style and explicit lyrics Nicki Minaj is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and actress. She is a global icon with millions and millions of fans. She has numerous records to her credit. When one looks at Nicki all one sees is a young, dynamic and confident woman. But life was not always kind to her.
Born in St. James, Trinidad and Tobago, Minaj moved with her family to Queens, New York (USA) when she was five years old. Her father was a drug addict and an alcoholic who once set their house on fire in attempt to kill Nicki’s mother. Nicki’s childhood was disturbed and she created (unconsciously) her alter egos in order to cope with the psychological and physiological trauma. Cookie her alter ego was actually from this period of her life where her parents constantly fought and argued. She had other alter egos as well. Nicki Minaj was actually an alter ego from her real name Onika Tanya Maraj, which she later chose as her stage name.