Ian Curtis, lead singer of Joy Division committed suicide in his parents house on 18th May 1980. The address is 77 Barton Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire East SK11 6RQ, UK. Joy Division was supposed to arrive in New York the next day on May 19, 1980 to start it’s first U.S. Tour which was obviously cancelled after his death
Pamela Courson was Jim Morrison’s long-term companion having dated him from when she met him in 1965 until she found him dead in a bathtub on July 3, 1971 in France. On April 25, 1974, less than three years after the death of Jim Morrison, Courson herself died of a heroin overdose on the living room couch at this Los Angeles apartment.
Here are some of the last known photo’s of Bob Marley a few months before his death while in Munich, Germany with Dr. Josef Issels who was treating him for cancer…
John Lennon and Yoko Ono famously lived at The Dakota Building on 1 West 72nd Street New York, NY 10023. They initially sublet the apartment #72 from actor Robert Ryan and then eventually purchased it sometime after his death in 1973. Here they are standing in front of their apartment.
Mike Starr was the original bassist for Alice In Chains. He was a member of Alice In Chains from it’s formation in 1987 until 1993 when he left the band while touring behind the album “Dirt”.
On March 7, 1997, Notorious B.I.G. “Biggie Smalls” attended the 11th Annual Soul Train Music Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles California. Here is Biggie backstage at the event with Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs a day before his murder…
Brad Nowell’s famous Dalmatian “Lou Dog” was named after Brad’s grandfather, Louie Nowell. As the unofficial mascot of Sublime, “Lou Dog” was pretty much the 4th member of band. “Lou Dog” has graced Sublime merchandise and album covers…
John Entwistle died June 27, 2002 in Room 658 at the Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas from a heart attack brought on by taking cocaine on the day before The Who kicked off their American tour.
This photo of Jimi Hendrix was taken the day before he died by his girlfriend Monika Danneman, behind her apartment in London on September 17, 1970.
As per his wishes, Bob Marley was buried in Jamaica with the following five items..His Les Paul Guitar, A Soccer Ball, A Marijuana Bud, His ring given to him by the Prince Asfa Wossen of Ethiopia and a Bible.