Taos celebrates Dennis HopperMay 17th, 2014 at 12:11 pm by KRQE Staff under Latest Posts
It’s Dennis Hopper Day in Taos.
The actor, best known for his role in the 1969 film “Easy Rider,” lived in Taos for more than 40 years and died in 2010.
His birthday is May 17 and in 2010, former Gov. Bill Richardson proclaimed it Dennis Hopper Day in New Mexico.
Events including a motorcycle ride and a screening of “Easy Rider” are planned for his birthday Saturday in Taos.