Cooke supposedly broke into manager Franklin's apartment wearing nothing but a shoe and a raincoat. Singer Etta James told that apart from being shot, Cooke had been so badly beaten that his head was nearly separated from his shoulders, his hands were broken and crushed, and his nose mangled. (11 December 1964)
There are 3271 births, 3722 deaths, 1076 murders, 480 disasters and 1913 other events about 5545 people in 6112 places until today.
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