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Howard Koslow Dies at 91; Artist Designed Stamps for 40 Years

designing a 33-cent stamp in 1999 honoring the artist Jackson Pollock...Koslow removed the cigarette in accordance with Postal Service policy, which forbade any image that could be seen as promoting tobacco use...National Smokers Alliance wrote...“an affr
New York Times
added Feb 2, 2016 14:35
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[UK] KENNY: Not only is cancer a lot more treatable, we can talk about it

When King George VI, father of the present Queen Elizabeth, died from lung cancer in 1952, it was not openly referred to at the time. When his brother, the abdicated Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor, died in 1972, also from cancer, neither was that made know
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 1, 2016 00:04
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What kind of cancer killed them? Obituaries for David Bowie and others don’t say.

Some relatives, though, say their loved ones would be embarrassed by disclosing which organ failed them, especially if the body part felt like too much information, or if it was the liver or lung, where cancers often originate because of smoking or drink
Washington Post
added Jan 31, 2016 23:37
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[UK] Lemmy's cause of death revealed: Motörhead frontman had prostate cancer when he died aged 70

The British-born star had cut back his alcohol and tobacco intake over recent years due to poor health. He had been a smoker for 57 years. Lemmy was diagnosed with cancer just after Christmas last year.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2016 18:39
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[Canada] Daniel Dion, Celine Dion's brother, dies of cancer

on Saturday after a battle with cancer...59...Celine Dion prepares for the funeral of her husband, René Angélil, who died...after a long battle with throat cancer....[Dion] was admitted...with cancer of the throat, tongue and brain.
CNN
added Jan 18, 2016 21:07
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[UK] Harry Potter star Alan Rickman, 69, 'suffered a slight stroke and then died after short battle with pancreatic cancer'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 28, 2016 14:55
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[UK] David Bowie cremated in secret with no loved ones present

The music and fashion icon, known for hits such as Space Oddity and Let’s Dance, died earlier this week after an 18-month battle with lung cancer...Bowie poses for a portrait smoking a cigarette to promote the release of his Hunky Dory albumn in 1971
Daily Star (uk)
added Jan 31, 2016 23:45
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[UK] Giving cancer the finger: Internet responds after three iconic British stars die from cancer in just 18 days

Shows three, who have died of cancer in last month, with middle finger up Rickman died today, Bowie on Sunday and Lemmy Kilmister December 28
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 14, 2016 21:38
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[UK] 'I have just kissed him goodbye': Emma Thompson reveals she saw Alan Rickman before he died as she pays tribute to her 'friend and ultimate ally'

London-born star Rickman has died in hospital aged 69 surrounded by his family, after battling cancer in secret... It is not yet known what type of cancer the London-born star suffered from, or how long he was secretly battling the illness.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 14, 2016 21:37
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[UK] Obituary: Alan Rickman

His father died of lung cancer when he was just eight years old, leaving his mother to seek out work to feed her family.
BBC Online
added Jan 14, 2016 21:33
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