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12/03/1922 Writer Jack Kerouac is born

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Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats - Trailer

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Jack Kerouac's Life in Orlando Florida

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JACK KEROUAC on THE STEVE ALLEN SHOW with Steve Allen 1959

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Jack Kerouac, Interview (doc, subtitled in italian)

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Buckley, Kerouac, Sanders and Yablonsky discuss Hippies

Kerouac was born and grew up in Lowell, Massachusetts. As a son of French-Canadian parents, he spoke French, until he learned English at the age of 6. He later joined the US Merchant Marines, where he wrote his first novel. His works cover topics such as jazz, spirituality, promiscuity, drugs, poverty, and Buddhism.