Colorado Springs is a city in central Colorado, located on Fountain Creek 60 miles south of Denver and at the base of the Pikes Peak Mountains.

The town was founded as "Fountain Colony" in 1871, and was made an officially incorporated town, with its name changed to the current one, by 1872.

Today, Colorado Springs is known for its surrounding mountains, outdoor activities, skiing, downtown area, environmentalism, natural beauty, and signature hot springs.

People Born in Colorado Springs

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Colorado Springs in People's Lives

Jared Leto: I traveled here in 1996 to film scenes of the movie Switchback

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