Jake Austen

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We’re coming upon the 41st anniversary of John Lennon’s death. But what does 2021 have to do with him, Kurt Cobain, Tupac Shakur, and Biggie Smalls?

This year, each artist passed the day they were dead for as long as they were alive.

John Lennon died December 8th, 1980 at the age of 40 years 63 days, and 40 years and 63 days later was February 11th, 2021.

Kurt Cobain died April 5th, 1994 at the age of 27 years 44 days, and 27 years and 44 days later was June 3rd, 2021.

Tupac Shakur died September 13, 1996 at the age of 25 years 89 days, and 25 years and 19 days later was December 11, 2021.

Biggie Smalls died March 9th, 1997 at the age of 24 years 292 days, and 24 years and 292 days later was December 26, 2021.

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Jake Austen

Jake Austen

Video game designer, writer, and professional hyperbolicizer of history and science