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Nancy Spungen (I) (1958–1978)

Nancy was born to a well to do Jewish family in Philadelphia. She was a hyperactive child, reportedly throwing suicidal cursing fits at the age of eight and abusing heroin by 15. At 19 she became a groupie, following such bands as Aerosmith, Bad Company, and The Ramones. She moved with a friend to London, and briefly worked as a prostitute. She ... See full bio »

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 1980 The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle
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 1980 D.O.A. (Documentary)
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 2012 Punk Britannia (TV Series documentary)
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 2000 The Filth and the Fury (Documentary)

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