Legendary music icon David Bowie dies of cancer at 69 years old

11 January 2016 / 9 months 2 weeks ago

Music icon David Bowie died on Sunday at the age of 69.

An announcement on his official Facebook page said, "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."

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