He grew up with eleven siblings and started strength training as a teenager. But that's not all. Tureaud also played football in college and was even a city champion in wrestling. After the TV star had spent a while in the army, he became a bodyguard. He protected prominent figures such as Diana Ross, Muhammad Ali and Michael Jackson.
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"Mr. T" Today: This Is 'The A-Team' Star Now
November 26, 2021 - 01:00 am / Andrés Galarza
Mr. T, AKA Lawrence Tureaud, is known to most for his role as "Bosco Albert 'B.A.' Baracus” from the cult series The A-Team. The American was born in a poor district of Chicago in 1952.