Monday, August 4, 2014

Breaking News From 1964 - Sam Cooke Shot Dead At Age 33

Sam Cooke was fatally shot at the Hacienda Motel in Los Angeles, Ca. Apparently Cooke was intoxicated and distressed when he approached the manger of the hotel and the manager shot him in self-defense. 

Sam Cooke is best known for hits "You Send Me", "Cupid" and "Twistin' The Night Away". 

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  1. He blamed the break on activity in one of the Pauley Pavilion locker room — either a cherry bomb in the toilet or "a very large dump. top news