Bob Dylan in a Minute: Singer-Songwriter Celebrates 75th Birthday

Everything you need to know and maybe didn't know about the singer-songwriter.

ByABC News
May 24, 2016, 6:10 AM

— -- Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan turns 75 years old today.

Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman on May 24, 1941, in Minnesota. He later dropped out of the University of Minnesota to pursue his music career in New York City.

The writer and artist revolutionized rock 'n' roll songwriting, often using poetry and humor to sing about social unrest. Some of his hits include, “Like a Rolling Stone," “Blowin’ in the Wind” and “The Times They Are a-Changin'.”

Watch the video above to learn more about Bob Dylan in a minute.