John Mellencamp
Date of Birth
Oct 07, 1951
Birth Place:
Seymour, IN


Best known as a rock artist who writes catchy, danceable, and sometimes driving songs to match Midwestern baby-boomer sensibilities, John Cougar Mellencamp has directed and starred in one feature film, Falling From Grace (1995), an account of a rock star who finds himself unwelcome when he returns to his small Indiana hometown. Although film never became as important as music in his career, he did...