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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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[UK] Alan Rickman dead: British actor and theatre legend has died aged 69

The Independent (uk)
added Jan 14, 2016 21:32
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[UK] 'Shorter than you'd think and smoked a lot of Marlboros': David Bowie's Yorkshire cousins remember holidays with the teenager who developed eczema from his Davey Crockett hat

'I was surprised by how small he was, I thought he'd be about six foot. He smoked a lot of Marlboro cigarettes, I remember that.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 13, 2016 21:08
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[UK] David Bowie planned his end as he lived – on his own terms, blazing a trail

Bowie had every right to protect the privacy of his final days, and if the reports are true that his terminal liver cancer began in his lungs (a common path for lung cancer), this was likely a second round.
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Jan 28, 2016 03:15
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David Bowie dead: Inner circle kept killer cancer a secret

However contrasting rumours, like that in The Guardian early this month, suggest the singer was suffering not from liver cancer, but lung cancer. The article noted that the secrecy Bowie maintained meant there was no way to confirm the rumours.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 28, 2016 03:14
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[UK] Bowie suffered SIX heart attacks: Clues to the illness he had kept secret revealed in haunting video and lyrics from final album

Few were aware how the reclusive singer’s hedonistic rock and roll lifestyle had caught up with him after years of chain-smoking and cocaine abuse.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:10
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[UK] Revealed: David Bowie died from liver cancer and was told it was terminal a year ago

Few were aware how the reclusive singer’s hedonistic rock and roll lifestyle had caught up with him after years of chain-smoking and cocaine abuse.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:00
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