Oct. 7th, 1951
Seymour, Indiana, USA
John Mellencamp's Main TV Roles
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- Suffered a mild heart attack in the midst of a 1994 tour.
- He was born with a mild form of spina bifida.
- Honorary Doctorate from Indiana University in May 2000
- 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.
- Smoked 3 packs of cigarettes a day until his heart attack.
- Avid Oil Painter.
- Named his son Hud, after 'Paul Newman (I)' (qv)'s character in the movie _Hud (1963)_ (qv).