Tuesday, June 30, 2009

"Rule of Three" Celebrity Deaths


Washington Post
30 June 2009

For Celebs, Is Death a True 'Triple' Threat?

By David Montgomery
Washington Post Staff Writer

Rarely since Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper crashed and died more or less simultaneously in an Iowa cornfield on Feb. 3, 1959, has the Celebrity Death Rule of Three fulfilled itself with such swift efficacy. [...]