February 15, 1980 (43)
Conor Oberst is an American singer-songwriter known for his work in Bright Eyes. He founded Bright Eyes as a project in 1995. After a brief break on the project. Conor and bandmates returned to both touring and recording to release their tenth album, Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was. The album is ranked 170 on Pitchfork’s list of the top 200 albums of the 2000s. Conor Oberst also played in other bands such as The Faint, Commander Venus, The Magnetas, Desaparecidos, and Monsters of Folk.