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Birth Place: Santa Monica, California, USA
Black was born Thomas Black on Aug. 28, 1969, and was anointed with the nickname Jack almost immediately. His parents were both satellite engineers (rocket scientists) who split when he was 10 years old, after which Black moved from wealthy Hermosa Beach, CA, to the Los Angeles neighborhood of Culver City. The family's academic gene was apparently not passed on to their son, who instead exhibited evidence of the "need for attention" gene. School was an excruciating experience for the kid who could not sit still nor focus on tasks at hand; instead dreaming of one day being adored on stage for performing sound effects with various body orifices. He received his first taste of the spotlight ... Continue Bio >>
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