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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 68 for an entry about Terry Venables
See page 289 for an entry about Paint a Vulgar Picture
See page 178 for an entry about Mike Joyce
See page 76 for an entry about Turn Moss
See page 280 for an entry about EMI Records
See page 268 for an entry about Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets (Dionne Warwick)
See page 205 for an entry about encounter with Richard Davalos
See page 325 for an entry about The World Won't Listen
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