,,I was born in LA at a very young age. I was born in the back seat of a yellow cab in Murphy Hospital Parking Lot. I had to pay a buck eighty five on the meter to move. I didn't have my trousers on yet and I left my money in my other pants. I lived around LA and moved around LA. My dad's a Spanish teacher, so we lived in Whittier, Pomona, LaVerne, North Hollywood, Silver Lake, metropolitan areas surrounding Los Angeles.''
(Source: ,,Watch out for 16 year old girls wearing bell bottoms...'': ZigZag magazine. Peter O'Brien. London. May, 1976)
Tuesday, December 07, 2004
On December 7, 1949 Thomas Alan Waits (7 pounds, 10 ounces) was born at Park Avenue Hospital (Whittier, Ca.). Both his parents - Jesse Frank Waits and Alma Johnson McMurray - were schoolteachers