Mr. T Proves you can fight. He has always been the emblem of strength and perseverance. Laurence Tureaud better known as Mr. T was born on May 21, 1952. He is best known for his role as B. A. Baracus in the 1980s television series The A-Team. He is recognised for his trademark African Mandinka warrior hairstyle, his chunky gold jewelry and his tough guy attitude. He starred in a reality show ‘I Pity the Fool’ and from then on his catchphrase has become the same. Now he shares his biggest fight yet.