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Phantom

Posted 23 February 2015 - 04:44 PM

15 years ago today Sir Stanley Matthews died at the age of 85

 

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The Unknown Man

Posted 22 February 2015 - 06:57 PM

American actor Ed Flanders committed suicide by gunshot 20 years ago today aged 60.

 

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themaninblack

Posted 20 February 2015 - 06:34 PM

AC/DC lead vocalist Bon Scott died 35 years ago today.

 

Curiously enough, BBC Four showed his Top of the Pops appearance with the band from February 1980 yesterday...


Phantom

Posted 20 February 2015 - 03:48 PM

Writer Hunter S. Thompson died on Feb 20th 2005 after shooting himself in the head.

 

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I like the statement given by his daughter-in-law and grandson saying that they "were in the next room when they heard the gunshot, but they mistook the sound for a book falling". How big of a book did they think had fallen for it to make a noise as loud as a gun being fired?


Dr. Zorders

Posted 20 February 2015 - 08:45 AM

Writer Hunter S. Thompson died on Feb 20th 2005 after shooting himself in the head.

 

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Phantom

Posted 19 February 2015 - 02:11 PM

AC/DC lead vocalist Bon Scott died 35 years ago today.


Phantom

Posted 18 February 2015 - 02:47 PM

20 years ago today, Bob Stinson, guitarist with The Replacements died from multiple organ failure after extensive drug use.

 

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charon

Posted 17 February 2015 - 06:07 PM


1998, aged 89, Martha Gellhorn topped herself.


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The Unknown Man

Posted 15 February 2015 - 05:04 PM

50 years ago today, jazz and big band singer Nat King Cole died from lung cancer aged 45.

 

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Deathray

Posted 14 February 2015 - 04:51 PM

 

40 years ago today P.G Wodehouse, infamous author of Blandings Castle and mountings of other literature died aged 93


Infamous?

regards,
Hein

 

 

 

 

 

40 years ago today P.G Wodehouse, infamous author of Blandings Castle and mountings of other literature died aged 93


Infamous?

regards,
Hein

 

mountings?

 

 

To me literature, especially of the accurate variety, has always been a crime.


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