10 Times David Bowie Was the Most Creative, Magical Unicorn Alive
Today marks a sad, sad day for music and art, fashion and film — for pop culture as we know it. The world woke up to the news that David Bowie has passed away after an 18-month struggle with cancer on Sunday, January 10 at the age of 69. According to his official Facebook page, he “died peacefully today surrounded by his family.” The Internet has exploded with an outpouring of grief from fans all over the world. David Bowie is a legend — a colorful chameleon who constantly reinvented himself and blurred the lines of media with creativity and brilliance. San Francisco-based writer Shawn Wen says it best: “God, didn’t he make us all a little more ourselves, and also a little more like him?” In honor of the icon, we thought we’d take a look back at his illustrious life and remember some of the highlights.