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November 5th, 2013

PopMart celebrities @ 11:27 pm

canadanne:
Random question: does anyone know the identities of all the tragic celebrities shown on the screen during HMTMKMKM on the PopMart tour?



I *think* I've managed to spot:
- Aladdin Sane / Ziggy Stardust
- Bob Marley
- Buddy Holly
- Charlie Parker
- Elvis Presley
- Freddie Mercury
- Ian Curtis
- James Dean
- Janis Joplin
- Jimi Hendrix
- Jim Morrison
- John Lennon
- Judy Garland
- Kurt Cobain
- MacPhisto
- Marc Bolan
- Marilyn Monroe
- Marvin Gaye
- Phil Lynott
- Tupac Shakur

There are still about half a dozen I'm not sure about. Do any of these rubbish screencaps look familiar at all?



EDIT: Had a brainwave - top left is Sid Vicious! And top right is Patsy Cline (thanks to baranduyn for that one!)
 
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From:baranduyn
Date:November 6th, 2013 12:45 am (UTC)
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Michael Jackson circa 1970s (top center)
Patsy Cline (top right)
Dusty Springfield (bottom center)

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From:canadanne
Date:November 6th, 2013 12:54 am (UTC)
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It does look like Michael, but since he was alive and well during PopMart, it seems unlikely to be him? Dusty didn't die until 1999, either.

Ah, Patsy Cline - should've thought of her, my Mum is a big fan! Thank you. :)
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From:canadanne
Date:November 6th, 2013 03:16 am (UTC)
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I thought of him as a possibility, though I suspect that grief would be way too raw for him to be included, and I couldn't spot a resemblance anywhere either.

Hmm, maybe.
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From:volare
Date:November 6th, 2013 07:47 pm (UTC)
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Top center is definitely Jackson. Long history there.

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