Tupac Shakur (musician) was shot on September 7, 1996, and a Las Vegas coroner ruled his death a homicide. Since then. the details of his murder have been disputed. Though he was cremated, according to The Young Outlawz, a bronze, life-size statue depitcting the rapper stands above a stone engraved with his lifespan in Stone Mountain (DeKalb County). Photo contributed by John W. Schulze under CC 2.0.