Obscure Obits
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Obscure Obits

Françoise Cactus

May 5, 1964–February 17, 2021

Credit: wikicommons

Why

First of all, that name. Françoise Cactus. It just made me want to find out who she was.

Turns out she was a pretty cool musician I knew nothing about until a few days ago. And, back when there were two Germanys and two Berlins, she was one of the few “westerners” to play in East Berlin.

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I wish I had known about these interesting people before they had died. Let’s share in the life of those lesser-known heroes I randomly discover have recently passed away.

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