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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 252 for an entry about Sire Records (Morrissey)
See page 229 for an entry about Linder Sterling
See page 204 for an entry about James Maker
See page 202 for an entry about medication
See page 64 for an entry about Chairmen of the Board (band)
See page 261 for an entry about Marty Wilde
See page 206 for an entry about survives ousting from The Smiths
See page 147 for an entry about origin of The Smiths name
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