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Happy Posthumous Birthday!


Johnny Thunders (born John Genzale) of The New York Dolls and The Heartbreakers would have turned 57 today. He died of a drug overdose on April 23, 1991.

New York Dolls, clockwise from bottom left: Jerry Nolan,
Johnny Thunders, Sylvain Sylvain, Arthur Kane and David Johansen

Wikipedia: The Heartbreakers

Video: The Heartbreakers - Chinese Rocks - youtube

Blogload: Johnny Thunders and The Heartbreakers - Down To Kill -

Wikipedia: The New York Dolls

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Video: New York Dolls - Personality Crisis - live - 1973 - youtube

Blogload: New York Dolls - Too Much Too Soon -


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