Today I turn 30.
I received this book in the mail this afternoon from my younger brother that I am looking forward to reading:
I think this autobiography will be a nice accompaniment to a documentary I watched recently, Beware of Mr. Baker, which remarkably captures the insane life of Ginger Baker, who of course founded Cream with Eric Clapton. I always heard that Clapton was more reserved than many of his peers at the time, so it'll be interesting to compare the book and documentary, which can be viewed below:
On an unrelated note, today is also Frederick Douglass' birthday, who by the way, is said to be the 19th century's most photographed man.