DJ Pauly Delvecchio (Paul Delvecchio) aka. Pauly D was born in Providence, Rhode Island on July 5, 1980. Pauly has been DJing since the age of 16. His lifelong interest and early on-set passion for music are what sparked his career. Pauly started spinning in the club scene at the age of 18 at local spots, and private functions. He is perhaps best known for his appearances on the MTV reality program "Jersey Shore".