27 Club
Brian Jones
Date of death: July 3, 1969
Cause of death : Drowned in
swimming pool.
Fame : Rolling Stones founder
and guita...
Brian Jones was an English musician and
founding member of The Rolling Stones.
Jones was a gifted multi-instrumentalist
Jimi Hendrix
Date of death: September 18,
1970
Cause of death: Asphyxiated
on vomit after combining
sleeping pills with wi...
Jimi Hendrix was an American guitarist, singer
and songwriter.
He is often considered to be the greatest
electric guitaris...
Janis Joplin
Date of death: October 4,
1970
Cause of death: Probable
heroin overdose.
Fame: Lead vocalist and
songwriter f...
Janis Joplin was an American singer,
songwriter and music arranger. She was the
singer of Big Brother and the Holding Comp...
Jim Morrison
Date of Death: July 3, 1971
Cause of death: Official cause
of death listed as "heart
failure"; however, no au...
Jim Morrison was an American singer, songwriter, poet, writer and
filmmaker.
He was best known as the lead singer and lyri...
Kurt Cobain
Date of death: April 5, 1994
Cause of death: Officially
ruled as suicide by shotgun.
Fame: singer, guitarist a...
Kurt Cobain was an American singer-
songwriter and musician, best known as the
lead singer and guitarist of the rock band
...
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  1. 1. 27 Club
  2. 2. Brian Jones Date of death: July 3, 1969 Cause of death : Drowned in swimming pool. Fame : Rolling Stones founder and guitarist / multi- instrumentalist. Aged: 27 years
  3. 3. Brian Jones was an English musician and founding member of The Rolling Stones. Jones was a gifted multi-instrumentalist
  4. 4. Jimi Hendrix Date of death: September 18, 1970 Cause of death: Asphyxiated on vomit after combining sleeping pills with wine. Fame: Pioneering electric guitarist, singer and songwriter for The Jimi Hendrix Experience and Band of Gypsys Aged: 27 years and 295 days
  5. 5. Jimi Hendrix was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is often considered to be the greatest electric guitarist in the history of rock music by other musicians and commentators in the industry, and one of the most important and influential musicians of his era across a range of genres
  6. 6. Janis Joplin Date of death: October 4, 1970 Cause of death: Probable heroin overdose. Fame: Lead vocalist and songwriter for Big Brother and the Holding Company , The Kozmic Blues Band and Full Tilt Boogie Band. Aged: 27 years and 258 days
  7. 7. Janis Joplin was an American singer, songwriter and music arranger. She was the singer of Big Brother and the Holding Company and later as a solo artist.
  8. 8. Jim Morrison Date of Death: July 3, 1971 Cause of death: Official cause of death listed as "heart failure"; however, no autopsy was performed. Fame: singer, songwriter and video director for The Doors Aged: 27 years and 207 days
  9. 9. Jim Morrison was an American singer, songwriter, poet, writer and filmmaker. He was best known as the lead singer and lyricist of The Doors and is widely considered to be one of the most charismatic people in rock music history. He was also the author of several books of poetry and the director of a documentary and short film.
  10. 10. Kurt Cobain Date of death: April 5, 1994 Cause of death: Officially ruled as suicide by shotgun. Fame: singer, guitarist and songwriter for Nirvana Aged: 27 years and 44 days
  11. 11. Kurt Cobain was an American singer- songwriter and musician, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band Nirvana. With the lead single "Smells Like Teen Spirit" from Nirvana's second album Nevermind (1991), Nirvana entered became very famous and they popularized a subgenre of alternative rock called grunge
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