Wed, 17 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT | By Colleen Last
Forty things you didn't know about Eminem on his 40th birthday

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Of his childhood, he said: "I'd go to six different schools in one year. We were on welfare, and my mum never ever worked."€ He preferred rap battles to school and dropped out at 17 after twice failing the ninth grade. He first used the pseudonym M&M, which stands for Marshall Mathers, when he was 14.

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