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gcreptile

Posted 26 September 2014 - 10:01 AM

Germany's most popular graffiti sprayer, OZ, is dead at 64. He apparently died in an accident doing what he loved most:

http://www.spiegel.d...t-a-993876.html (link in german)

He gained national notoriety when he was accused of vandalism for spraying his name tag more than 120.000 times at Hamburg walls, which triggered a discussion about the artistic merits of graffiti.

CaptainChorizo

Posted 17 September 2014 - 08:41 PM

China Zorrilla Uruguayan Film and theatre actress is dead at 92

Picked by 2 teams in the DDP

time

Posted 14 September 2014 - 10:00 AM

View PostPredictor, on 14 September 2014 - 08:59 AM, said:

Shirley died on September 7.

http://www.jiji.com/...k=2014091400041
If your Japanese isn't up to scratch, here's a report in English.

Predictor

Posted 14 September 2014 - 08:59 AM

Shirley died on September 7.

http://www.jiji.com/...k=2014091400041

gcreptile

Posted 11 September 2014 - 03:18 PM

German actor and TV showmaster Joachim "Blacky" Fuchsberger, dead at 87:

http://www.dw.de/ger...d-87/a-17914948

Wikipedia says he was known in England as Akim Berg, or Akim Berger? I don't know... He was most famous for acting in the Edgar Wallace movies but became a universally liked jack of all trades on German television.

Shaun of the Dead

Posted 18 August 2014 - 12:14 PM

Shit I thought I had posted in Ideas and possibilities for 2015!

Bibliogryphon

Posted 18 August 2014 - 12:05 PM

View PostShaun of the Dead, on 17 August 2014 - 01:54 PM, said:

http://www.dailymail...r-sobriety.html - Daniella Westbrook the Eastender's actress who wore away her nasal septum due to cocaine has had a relapse!

Are you sure this is the right thread?

Shaun of the Dead

Posted 17 August 2014 - 01:54 PM

http://www.dailymail...r-sobriety.html - Daniella Westbrook the Eastender's actress who wore away her nasal septum due to cocaine has had a relapse!

gcreptile

Posted 16 August 2014 - 03:22 PM

Peter Scholl-Latour, german reporter/author who turned into our media's favorite expert on the middle-east has died at 90:

http://www.kswo.com/...oll-latour-dies

(second-grade english source to avoid another german link)

CaptainChorizo

Posted 16 August 2014 - 02:59 PM

Mariana Briski One of Argentina's most prolific actresses in film,theatre and tv is dead at 48 from lung and breast cancer

Review the complete topic (launches new window)