John Mellencamp

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Seymour, Indiana, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/07/1951, Libra
  • Profession: Singer; songwriter; musician
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John Mellencamp Fast Facts:
  • Was born with spina bifida, and had corrective surgery as an infant.
  • Released first album, Chestnut Street Incident, in 1976 under the name John Cougar.
  • Released breakthrough album American Fool in 1982, with hits "Hurts So Good" and "Jack & Diane."
  • Cofounded Farm Aid in 1985 with Willie Nelson and Neil Young.
  • Directed and starred in the 1992 feature film Falling From Grace.
  • Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008.
  • Collaborated with Stephen King and T Bone Burnett on the stage musical Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, which opened in 2012.
  • John Mellencamp Relationships:
  • Marilyn Mellencamp - Mother
  • Elaine Irwin Mellencamp - Ex-wife
  • Richard Mellencamp - Father
  • Speck Wildhorse Mellencamp - Son
  • Teddi Jo Mellencamp - Daughter
  • Justice Mellencamp - Daughter
  • Priscilla Esterline - Ex-wife
  • Meg Ryan - Ex-significant Other
  • Hud J. Mellencamp - Son
  • Michelle Mellencamp - Daughter
  • Victoria Granucci - Ex-wife
  • College:
  • Vincennes University, Vincennes, Indiana, United States

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