It’s hard to believe a year has come and gone since the passing of the legendary entertainment icon David Bowie.
After keeping his health struggles a closely guarded secret and releasing a final album filled with chilling references to his own mortality (and of course, a few surprises), the world said goodbye to David on January 10, 2016.
Luckily, we still have his music, movies, and other projects from his incredible career to look back on and remember theenormously talented man. There’s no doubt that his music especially will continue to reach out to future generations, the songs touching their hearts just as much as our own.
And there are also plenty of surprising facts about his life that even some of his most dedicated fans are still uncovering.
Take a look below to celebrate the life of David Bowie and all the wonderful contributions he gave us during his time on earth.
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Most people assumedDavid hadheterochromia, a genetic condition where one eye is a different color form the other.
However, his larger, permanently dialted left pupil is actually the result of a teenage fight with one of his school friends. Known asanisocoria, the condition occurred after the two quarreled over a mutual affection for a girl in their class.
He preferred to make transatlantic trips via the Queen Elizabeth II ocean liner rather than an airplanedue to a phobia hedeveloped after the birth of his first child, DuncanJones, shown with his dad above.
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