When was Flava Flav born? Flava Flav was born on March 16.
Public Enemy hype man and reality star Flava Flav was born William Jonathan Drayton Jr. in 1959 in New York. He grew up in Roosevelt in Hempstead and is related to members of the Wut-Tang Clan.
In the ’80s and ’90s, Flava Flav rocked a clock and fought the power with Chuck D. He later became a reality star on Flava of Love.