Oct. 7th, 1951
Seymour, Indiana, USA
John Mellencamp's Main TV Roles
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- Named his son Hud, after 'Paul Newman (I)' (qv)'s character in the movie _Hud (1963)_ (qv).
- On April 29 - May 4, in 1999, John Mellencamp's paintings were on display in Vincennes University's Shircliff Gallery of Art. He had ten paintings in the exhibit. There is a book called "Mellencamp: Painting and Reflections", with 75 of his paintings.
- He won an American Music Award for "Jack & Diane" in 1982.
- Graduated from Vincennes University in 1973 with an associates degree in Broadcasting.
- The albums "Nothin' Matters and What if it Did", "Best That I Could Do", and "Words and Music: John Mellencamp's Greatest Hits" were all produced, engineered, and mixed by Bruce Robb in association with Bruce Robb Productions.
- In fall of 2004 he participated in the Vote for Change concert tour organized to encourage the defeat of 'George W. Bush' (qv) in the U.S. presidential election.
- Five children from three marriages (birth years approx.): daughters Michelle (b. 1970), Teddy Jo (1981), and Justice (1985); sons Hud (b. 1994) and Spec Wildhorse (1995).