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Since Autobiography was published, several notable cultural figures mentioned in it have passed away. Victoria Wood (1953-2016) is mentioned on pages 392-393, specifically relating to her song Northerners. She and Morrissey were mutual fans and he was included in her documentary about tea a few years ago. David Bowie (1947-2016) was mentioned over 20 times in the book. Peter Wyngarde of Jason King and Department S fame (1933-2018) is mentioned on pages 49, 50, 86, 240, 437, 438 and 443. Morrissey's Salford contemporary Mark E. Smith (1957-2018)'s band The Fall is mentioned on page 139.
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See page 260 for an entry about Mick Ronson
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See page 168 for an entry about Brighton Rock (1947 film)
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See page 13 for an entry about St Wilfrid's (junior school)
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