Wikipedia : This day (October 13, 1941), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Paul Frederic Simon simply known as Paul Simon, American musician, singer-songwriter, one half of Simon & Garfunkel
The Paul Simon Official Site : Paul Simon’s philanthropic work includes the co-founding of The Children’s Health Fund with Dr. Irwin Redlener. The CHF donates and staffs mobile medical vans that bring health care to poor and indigent children in urban and rural locations around the United States
@allmusic : By the time they were enrolled at Forest Hills High School, the two were calling themselves Tom & Jerry (Art was Tom Graph, Paul was Jerry Landis), and they filled their spare time playing teen dances and parties.
@last.fm : He co-wrote the unsuccessful, but critically-acclaimed musical The Capeman with Nobel-winning poet Derek Walcott in 1997
@Discogs : Simon has been married three times. His first marriage was to Peggy Harper …. He was then briefly married to Carrie Fisher from 1983 until their divorce in 1984. His third wife is folk singer Edie Brickell.
Audio : The Sound of Silence . Mrs. Robinson . The Boxer . You Can Call Me Al . Bridge over Troubled Water . Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard . Graceland . 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover . Cecilia . Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes .
Video : Sounds of Silence (w/ Art Garfunkel, Holland, 1966) . I Am A Rock (w/ Art Garfunkel, 1965) . Overs (w/ Art Garfunkel, 1967) . Scarborough Fair (w/ Art Garfunkel & Andy Williams, 1968) . Mrs. Robinson (Dick Cavett Show, 1970) . American Tune (1974) . Homeward Bound (w/ George Harrison) . St. Judy’s Comet (1977) . The Boxer (1978) . One-Trick Pony . 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (w/ Art Garfunkel, The Concert in Central Park) . You Can Call Me Al . The Boy In The Bubble (The African Concert, 1987) . Dirty Old Town (w/ John Mellencamp, 1988) . Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes . The Obvious Child (w/ Olodum) . Late in the Evening (1992) . Graceland (w/ Willie Nelson, Farm Aid, 1992) . Forever Young (w/ Bob Dylan) . Me and Julio (2000) . Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductions (2001) . Father And Daughter . Bye Bye Love (w/ Art Garfunkel & Everly Brothers, New York, 2003) . Old Friends (w/ Art Garfunkel, 2004) . I Do It for Your Love (w/ Herbie Hancock, 2005) . Slip Slidin’ Away . Loves Me Like A Rock (w/ Stevie Wonder & the Dixie Hummingbirds, 2007) . Spirit Voices (Paris, 2008 ) . Here Comes the Sun: A Tribute to George Harrison (w/ David Crosby & Grahm Nash) . Bridge Over Troubled Water (w/ Art Garfunkel, Madison Square Garden, 2009) .