“The Boss’, Bruce Springsteen celebrates his 70th birthday today! Born on September 23, 1949 in New Jersey – Springsteen bought his first guitar at the age of 15 for $18.95 after he saw The Beatles appearances on the Ed Sullivan show. At the age of 26, he released his breakthrough album, Born to Run, which launched him to worldwide fame. Since that album’s release, Springsteen hasn’t looked back and remains “The Boss” at age 70. Happy Birthday, Bruce!