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                                              FOREVER 27

Robert Johnson: May 8, 1911 - August 16, 1938, 27 years, 100 days.

Brian Jones:  28 February 1942 -  3 July 1969, 27 years, 125 days.

Jimi Hendrix:  November 27, 1942 -  September 18, 1970, 27 years, 295 days.

Janis Joplin:  January 19, 1943 -  October 4, 1970, 27 years, 258 days.

Jim Morrison:  December 8, 1943 -  July 3, 1971, 27 years, 207 days.

Kurt Cobain:  February 20, 1967 -  April 5, 1994,27 years,  44 days.

Amy Winehouse:  14 September 1983 -  July 23, 2011,  27 years, 312 days.

September 1, 1983, a Soviet Sukhoi Su-15 supersonic interceptor piloted by Major Gennadi Osipovich shoots down Korean Air Lines Flight 007, killing all 269 passengers and crew on board.

The plane had inadvertently entered soviet airspace due to a navigation error, and through a series of unfortunate evens, from political tensions, communication problems, eagerness of the soviet high command, to plain old bad luck, the decision mas made to destroy this airliner, one of the most agitated moments of the Cold War.