When was Queen Latifah born? Queen Latifah was born on March 18.
Dana Owens, aka Queen Latifah, was born in Newark, NJ in 1970. She once managed some of the most successful rap acts of the time and she has several classic rap songs of her own. She's the first rap artist to perform at the Super Bowl. She is also the first to have her own fragrance.
Queen Latifah is a TV and movie star. Her show Living Single defined the progressive Black woman ethos of the 1990s and in 2021 she officially came out as a member of the LGBTQ community. She was one of the first and most respected women in rap and she has become an A-List actress as well.