#77 Lou Reed / John Irving – 02 March 1942

Lou Reed

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Lewis Allan “Lou” Reed (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of The Velvet Underground, and for his successful solo career.

John Irving

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John Winslow Irving (born John Wallace Blunt, Jr.; March 2, 1942) is an American novelist and Academy Award-winning screenwriter. Irving achieved critical and popular acclaim after the international success of The World According To Garp in 1978. Some of Irving’s novels, such as The Cider House Rules and A Prayer For Owen Meany, have been bestsellers and many have been made into movies.

Links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lou_Reed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Irving

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