Chronology of Bob Dylan's Life
1941 Robert Allen Zimmerman, son of Abram and Beatrice (“Beatty”) Stone, born May 24 in Duluth, Minnesota.
1948 Abram relocates the Zimmerman family to Hibbing, Minnesota where Robert Allen spends the rest of his childhood.
1959 After playing in high school rock bands, he moves to Minneapolis and enrolls at the University of Minnesota. Hearing Odetta in a record store, he trades his electric guitar for an acoustic to begin performing folk music.