Blowin' in the Wind
performed by Bob Dylan
Date: May 27, 1963
This Song is referred to by The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy written by Douglas Adams
part of The
After the Earth is destroyed, the pan-dimensional beings (aka, mice) Frankie and Benjy need to figure out the question to life, the universe, and everything. Since their experiment did not finish, but they know the answer is 42, one of the questions they come up with is, "How many roads must a man walk down?" which is a line from Blowin' in the Wind.