Nancy Spungen Died Here

Manhattan: Chelsea/
Chelsea Hotel

Sid Vicious (John Simon Ritchie), bassist for the punk band Sex Pistols, lived a violent, drug addled existence in room 100 with his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen. Spungen was found stabbed to death on October 12, 1978. Sid Vicious pleaded not guilty to the murder but died from a heroin overdose before the trial could begin.

Posted October 8, 2013 by gstavrou

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