DSC-9538 - James Dean Memorial Junction


This is the intersection where 1950s movie icon James Dean died in a car crash in 1955. Per Wikipedia: "The death of Hollywood actor James Dean occurred on September 30, 1955, near Cholame, California. Dean had previously competed in several auto racing events, and was traveling to a sports car racing competition when his car crashed at the junction of California State Route 46 (former 466) and California State Route 41. He was 24 years old." This is also the San Andreas Fault. - Paso Robles to Bakersfield -

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