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August 5, 1962

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On this day in 1962, Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her bedroom from a drug overdose. Although she is probably most famous for her blonde bombshell image and her comedic [...]

April 20, 1949

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On this day in 1949, Phil Spector’s father Benjamin Spector committed suicide. A Russian Jew, he was an iron worker who immigrated to America. He was often depressed [...]

April 9, 1976

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On this day in 1976, folksinger-songwriter Phil Ochs was found dead. Ochs was in with the Greenwich Village scene and in the early 60’s, he was often referred to as the [...]

April 8, 1994

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On this day in 1994, Kurt Cobain’s body was found in the greenhouse above the garage located at his home on 171 Lake Washington Blvd. Electrician Gary Smith found the body [...]

April 5, 1994

April 5, 2013 // 1 Comment

On this day in 1994, Kurt Cobain, singer of Nirvana, one of the greatest rock and roll bands in the world, took his own life. Cobain often spoke of endless stomach problems [...]
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