Omar Tyree

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Birthday
15, 1969
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
15, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA

About

Award-winning and bestselling author whose sixteen novels include Fly Girl and Boss Lady. He published two of his books -- Cold Blooded and College Boy -- under the pen name of Urban Griot.

Before Fame

While studying at Howard University, he created a newspaper column entitled "Food for Thought."

Trivia

He earned the NAACP Image Award for his 2001 novel For the Love of Money.

Family Life

He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He and his wife Karintha became parents to a son named Ameer.

Associated With

Both he and saxophonist Andrew White studied at Howard University.