Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen is 67 years old today.
According to reports, Springsteen felt deep alienation while attending high school and did not appear at his graduation. He failed his physical examinations after being drafted to fight in Vietnam and never served.
Bruce Springsteen performed with the power trio Earth in the late 1960s and, in 1971, he performed with Steve Van Zandt and Steel Mill.
Meriwether Lewis(August 18, 1774 – October 11, 1809)
Lewis explored and mapped the American Northwest with his partner William Clark. He was appointed to be President Thomas Jefferson‘s aide in 1801 and provided him with information regarding army politics. In addition to helping to map the U.S., he served as governor of Louisiana.
William Clark explored the American Northwest with Meriwether Lewis and served as the governor of the Missouri Territory from 1822 to 1838. From 1822 until his death in 1838, he served as Superintendent of Indian Affairs. He was home-schooled and grew very self conscious about his poor spelling ability.