I Was Born In Detroit

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 20 People

    Well - Kinda

    I was actually born in Highland Park at the tail-end of the '60s. But I was born at Detroit Osteopathic Hospital, so it's the hospital that's lying and not me. I had to go there once to get my birth certificate (I later found this wasn't the place to go) and I found this...
    awar44 awar44
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jul 16, 2010

    Grew up and lived on Mack Ave.

    ranked as the second most dangerous neighborhood in America. I survived and got out. Still live in Detroit tho!
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    Apr 24, 2015

    Still Feeling No Fear

    I remember living on West Grand blvd and warren during the riots, and not feeling any fear of living in the city of Detroit. I have always been proud to say that I was from Detroit Michigan born and raised. The fact that time has changed the face of this majestic city and it's...
    mumqueen54 mumqueen54
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jul 1, 2013
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