January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.
DAVID BOWIE DEAD AT 69 The world is paying tribute to the legendary artist, who died of cancer at 69. Take a look at his groundbreaking career in music, his style evolution and The New York Times’ 1971 prediction of Bowie’s superstardom. [Stephanie Marcus, HuffPost]
British rock icon David Bowie died January 10, just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his final album Blackstar. Bowie had been diagnosed with liver cancer 18 months before, something the singer chose not to reveal publicly. He was married to Somali fashion model and actress Iman, whom he married in 1992, at the time of his death: here.
Britain: Callous Government Policy Will See One in 10 Cancer Patients Face Homelessness. CANCER-STRIKEN Britons face homelessness as the Tories prepare to cut a vital benefit, Macmillan Cancer Support has warned: here.