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Pete Farndon of The Pretenders died on this date in 1983 of a drug overdose. He had been dismissed from the band on June 14, 1982 because of his heroin habit.

The Pretenders, left to right:
James Honeyman Scott, Pete Farndon, Chrissie Hynde and Martin Chambers.

Wikipedia: The Pretenders

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Video: The Pretenders - Louie Louie - on Fridays - 1981 - youtube

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