Tom Hanks, early days and career bio


Boomers Life

Welcome to one of the most popular Baby Boomer sites on the web. It is hosted by well known Boomer advocate Sanford Holst who champions Boomer pride and enjoyment of life. He is the author of Boomers Rock Again.

Everyone born between 1946 and 1964 is a Boomer just like us. And even though we may have challenges facing us, we also have an open future ahead. His ongoing campaign is to help us enjoy all the good things we have.

Welcome to our world.

Our Music

1960s rock songs/videos

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Early rock in the 1950s

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Dan Brown's next book

Boomers in pictures

Better health for Boomers

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Baby Boom generation experiences

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Number of Boomers in each U.S. state

Surprising increase in Social Security claims

Bodhi Tree Bookstore Closing is a Boomer Experience

Fountain of Youth

Do Boomers still care? Protests then and now

Our People

George Clooney


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Sanford Holst

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Barack Obama

Condoleezza Rice

Arnold Schwarzenegger

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Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks-


July 9, 1956 Concord, California to Amos and Janet Hanks, who were divorced when Tom was four years old. He then grew up with two different stepmothers.


Tom Hanks in the Early Years

This page is new and a bio is being written. For other bios see George Clooney and the ones shown below. Check back for Tom Hanks.

Tom Hanks in Recent Years

This page is new and a bio is being written. For a full bio check back to see Tom Hanks.

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Plus other Boomers including:


Bruce Springsteen           Condoleezza Rice

Our purpose is to help rebuild the Boomer community, and our justifiable pride in it, as well as to enjoy a better life for ourselves and those important to us. May all the best be yours.

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