Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Biography – Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Wiki
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. is Eminem‘s father. Eminem whose real name is Marshall Bruce Mathers III, has revealed that he’s had a strained relationship with his father.
Eminem raps about how his father abandoned him when he was six months old in some of his hits including, “My Name Is” and “Cleanin’ Out My Closet”.
In “Cleanin’ Out My Closet” … Em rapped, “My fa***t father must’ve had his panties up in a bunch ‘Cause he split, I wonder if he even kissed me goodbye. No, I don’t, on second thought, I just f**kin’ wished he would die. I look at Hailie, and I couldn’t picture leavin’ her side.”
Eminem has previously opened up about his father in interviews. He attempted to write letters to Bruce in the past, but said his mother told him the letters came back as “return to sender,” he recalled during an interview with Rolling Stone in 1999. During the same interview, Eminem also mentioned that he’d heard his father was trying to connect with him as his career was taking off.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Letter
In 2001, Bruce published a letter addressed to his son in The Daily Mirror, explaining why he left his family. He claimed Eminem’s mother kept him from the rapper.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Age
He was 67 years old at the time of his death.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Wife
Eminem’s mother, Debbie reportedly married Bruce when she was 15 and he was 22. They welcomed Eminem two years later, before they reportedly split. That’s when Eminem and his mother moved to Detroit and Bruce moved to California.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Children
He had three children: Eminem and 2 other kids.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Death
TZM reported that according to family members and neighbors, Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. died this week near Fort Wayne, Indiana. He apparently suffered a heart attack while at home. He was 67.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Cause of Death
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr’s cause of death was a heart attack.
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Net Worth
Bruce’s net worth is unknown, However, his son rapper Eminem has an estimated net worth of $190 million.