MICHAEL Jackson's ex-wife Lisa Marie Presley “predicted” the star's death saying “doctors killed my father and I won't let them kill my husband,” a doctor has claimed. The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll died on August 16, 1977, after suffering from a heart attack, and was found lifeless in his gold pyjamas on the shagpile carpet in his Graceland mansion bathroom in Memphis, Tennessee. The global superstar – who doted on his daughter, whom he described as the “biggest accomplishment” of his life – was a long-time abuser of opiates, which kill pain. Lisa Marie has often spoken of her strong bond with her dad, telling ITV's Lorraine last year that she still feels "very connected" to him. When she married Michael Jackson on May 26, 1994, their romance dominated headlines during the 1990s. More than a year after they wed, she apparently challenged Dr Neil Ratner after he introduced her then-husband to a sedative, Propofol. The star was … [Read more...] about Michael Jackson’s ex-wife Lisa Marie Presley ‘predicted’ star’s death saying ‘doctors killed my father I won’t let them kill my husband’
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PUBLISHED: 20:00 15 February 2019 Andrew Clarke Freddie Mercury, lead singer with the rock group Queen pictured at Live Aid. Photo: PA Wire This month it’s 60 years since Buddy Holly died in a plane crash aged just 22. Our arts editor takes a look back at other stars we lost before their time, from Amy Winehouse and Kurt Cobain to Whitney Houston. Buddy Holly (aircrash)February 3, 1959 was the day the music died – according to singer-songwriter Don MacLean – this was the day that rock ‘n’ roll superstar Buddy Holly died in an air-crash alongside fellow singers Ritchie Valens, and J. P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson.Bespectacled Buddy Holly had swiftly developed a love for rock ‘n’ roll after opening for Elvis Presley on tour dates in Texas during 1955. His style swiftly changed from country to rock and he became a prolific songwriter, penning such all-time classics as That’ll Be The Day, Peggy-Sue, … [Read more...] about How old were these stars when they died?
Video PUBLISHED: 19:14 15 February 2019 Andrew Clarke David Bowie - one of the many great musicians we lost too soon Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire Archant This month marks 60 years since Buddy Holly died in a plane crash. He is one of many brilliant musicians who have gone too soon. Elvis, Michael Jackson, Prince, Amy Winehouse and Billie Holiday all died too young, along with George Michael, Kurt Cobain and David Bowie. You can only wonder at what music they still had to make.John Lennon and Jimi Hendrix were both making new albums at the time of their deaths and nearly all of them were haunted by demons and by the pressures of fame which pushed them towards addiction. It frightening to see so many lives cut tragically short. Here are 15 great music stars who died before their time. Buddy Holly (aircrash) – February 3 1959 was the day the music died – according to singer-songwriter Don MacLean – this was the day that … [Read more...] about How old were stars like David Bowie when they died?
THE Pope's "right hand man" has told how he held Michael Schumacher's hands and made a sign of the cross during a visit to his home. Archbishop Georg Gänswein has revealed details of his moving meeting with the stricken Formula One champ as he recovers in Lake Geneva. The news of the 2016 visit comes as it can be revealed Pope Francis himself has held prayers for the critically-ill German sports legend. The pontiff offered prayers for the recovery of racing legend following a personal request from former Ferrari boss Jean Todt. "Michael is close to my heart, as everyone knows," Todt has told Vatican Radio. "He is part of my family. I asked (Pope Francis) if he would like to pray for (Schumacher), and he gladly accepted. "Francis knows of Schumacher and had also heard of his accident." Todt said he phoned Schumacher's wife, Corinna, after the meeting to inform her of the Pope's prayer promise. Meanwhile Gänswein, Prefect of the Papal Household and personal secretary … [Read more...] about Pope’s right hand man tells how he held Michael Schumacher during visit as it’s revealed Francis prays for stricken F1 legend
INTELLIGENCE MATTERS - INTERVIEW WITH SENATOR JAMES LANKFORD CORRESPONDENT: MICHAEL MORELL PRODUCER: OLIVIA GAZIS MICHAEL MORELL: Senator Lankford, thanks for joining us today. It's great to have you on the show. SENATOR JAMES LANKFORD: Michael, it's great to be able to have this conversation. Thanks. MICHAEL MORELL: We have at least a couple things in common. One-- and most important is that your mom was an elementary school librarian. SENATOR JAMES LANKFORD: That is correct-- MICHAEL MORELL: And my wife is an elementary school librarian. It's an amazingly (LAUGH) important job, as you know, getting kids excited about reading. SENATOR JAMES LANKFORD: It is. … [Read more...] about Transcript: Sen. James Lankford talks with Michael Morell on “Intelligence Matters”