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27 club

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Beilerosy Wall

on 23 September 2014

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Transcript of 27 club


The 27 Club is a group of popular musicians who died at the age of 27, as a result OF:
homicide or suicide
Beilerosy Wall
Brian Jones, Alan Wilson, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison died between 1969 and 1971, although a possible connection between their same death-age was not reported in the public press. Although some relations were occasionally noticed, those rather remained a side note. It was not until the death of Kurt Cobain, about two and a half decades after the last occurred, that the first idea of a "27 Club" was spread in the public perception.
Total club members: 45
from 1908-2011
33 singers
9 guitarists
3 pianists
what is the 27 club ?
Original List of 27 CLUB
Brian Jones
Rolling Stones founder, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist
Date of death: July 3, 1969

Jimi Hendrix
Pioneering electric guitarist, singer and songwriter for The Jimi Hendrix Experience and Band of Gypsys
Date of death: September 18, 1970
janis jopplin
Date of death: October 4, 1970
Lead vocalist and songwriter for Big Brother and the Holding Company, the Kozmic Blues Band and Full Tilt Boogie Band
heroin overdose
Jim Morrison
Date of death: July 3, 1971
Singer, lyricist, and leader of the Doors
heart failure
Kurt Cobain
Date of death: April 5, 1994
Founding member, lead singer, guitarist and songwriter for Nirvana
Suicide by gunshot
Amy Winehouse
Alcohol poisoning
Date of death: July 23, 2011
Singer and songwriter
To finish
Why do you think they all died at 27?
Thanks for your
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