DAVID BOWIE SUCCUMBS TO CANCER


David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after an 18-month battle with cancer.

Bowie and Iman, who married in 1992, have a 15-year-old daughter, Alexandria.

Prior to that he was married to Angie from 1970 to 1980 and they had one child, film director Duncan Jones.

Angie is currently appearing in Celebrity Big Brother.

Bowie’s latest album, Blackstar, was released just two days ago. He made his first chart appearance back in 1969 with Space Oddity.

His other popular songs included Heroes, Under Pressure, Rebel, Rebel, Life on Mars, Changes and Suffragette City.

His persona Ziggy Stardust, created when he released Space Oddity in 1969, was a bisexual alien rock star.

The androgynous figure became a gay icon.