Happy 80th Birthday Hunter S. Thompson

Hope you enjoy reading all about this Special Man.


Today is the 79th birthday of the man that once said:  “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride!”:  Hunter S. Thompson.  The world is a better place because he was in it and still feels the loss that he has left.

hunter s thompsonNAME: Hunter S. Thompson
OCCUPATION: Activist, Author, Journalist
BIRTH DATE: July 18, 1937
DEATH DATE: February 20, 2005
PLACE OF BIRTH: Louisville, Kentucky
PLACE OF DEATH: Woody Creek, Colorado

BEST KNOWN FOR: A counterculture icon, Hunter S. Thompson was an American journalist best known for writing 1971’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and creating “Gonzo journalism.”

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