2. One of the West Coast and the worlds beloved rappers Tupac Amaru Shakur was murdered on September 7th, 1996, while he was waiting in a car with the owner of his record label at a red light. Then, a white, four-door Cadillac pulled up alongside Tupacs car. An unknown person rolled down the window and fired gunshots at Tupac. Nobody has ever been charged for Shakurs death.