On this day in 1912, Jackson Pollock was born in Cody Wyoming. He went on to do some incredible things with his life. Such as becoming what some consider to be one of the best painters throughout history right up there with Van Gogh, and Claude Monet.
Sometimes you've got to be great full that you live in a day in age where you won't go to prison for something as silly as forging a check. Back in the late 1800s, that was an actual thing you could be sentenced for.