Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,121 headlines found
[UK] Tears for Ziggy: Devastated David Bowie fans mourn shock death of music icon as it's claimed he suffered six heart attacks before losing secret battle with cancer
Jan 11, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:27
A long-time smoker and drug user, Bowie put his health under strain for many years.
Jan 11, 2016 The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:24
While the type of cancer has not been publicly confirmed, The Guardian reported just over a week ago that Bowie may have suffered from lung cancer, which could have explained his long absence from the public eye. His last public performance was in 2006.
Jan 11, 2016 bustle
added Jan 11, 2016 17:10
It's been revealed David Bowie had been fighting lung cancer for the past 18 months.
Jan 11, 2016 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:08
Enough to give anyone Fear and Loathing: How decadent author Hunter S. Thompson required a shocking quantity of cocaine, Chivas Regal, Dunhill cigarettes and marijuana before starting to write each day
Hunter, who committed suicide at age 68, wouldn't awaken until 3pm, and then he would start his day Chivas Regal and a Dunhill cigarette. From there it would descend into a blur of Chivas, Dunhills, coffee and cocaine.
Jan 10, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 02:52
King, a columnist, author and professional misanthrope...The cultural boils Miss King sought so vigorously to lance included: Political correctness;...the antismoking lobby;... “No matter which sex I went to bed with, I never smoked on the street."
Jan 10, 2016 New York Times
added Jan 11, 2016 01:53
Depending on who you listened to Bowie was either dying of lung cancer or he was healthy and happily watching SpongeBob SquarePants at home with Alexandria, his young daughter, and wife, the model Iman. There was simply no way to know.
Jan 2, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:11
from an aggressive form of cancer just two days after being diagnosed... Motorhead canceled a handful of shows ahed of his death due to what they explained was a lung issue.
Dec 28, 2015 US Weekly Magazine
added Dec 29, 2015 03:50
after recently being diagnosed with an aggressive cancer...In 2013, the band canceled European summer festival appearances after he reportedly suffered a hematoma, and... in 2014 he had seriously cut back on his drinking and smoking.
Dec 26, 2015 Reuters
added Dec 29, 2015 03:51
the surly, chain-smoking, foul-mouthed newspaper reporter with a big heart. But Mr. Grabowicz was real, a veteran cop reporter at the Oakland Tribune who smoked while he typed...died Thursday after a yearlong fight with cancer. He was 66.
Dec 23, 2015 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Dec 25, 2015 03:03