May 22, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Spike Milligan
I told you I was ill.
Spike Milligan (1918-2005)
May 12, 2013
Famous, John Lennon, Last Words
John Lennon (1940-1980)
May 6, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Robert E. Lee
Strike the tent. (attributed)
Robert E. Lee (1807–1870)
April 29, 2013
Famous, Hugh Latimer, Last Words
Be of good comfort Master Ridley, and play the man. We shall this day light such a candle by God’s grace in England, as (I trust) shall never be put out.
Hugh Latimer (circa 1485–1555)
April 25, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Stan Laurel
I’d rather be skiing.
Stan Laurel (1890-1965)
April 15, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Michael Jackson
I love you more.
Michael Jackson (1958–2009)
April 10, 2013
Famous, Henrik Ibsen, Last Words
On the contrary.
Henrik Ibsen (1828–1906)
April 7, 2013
Famous, Joe Hill, Last Words
I will die like a true-blue rebel. Don’t waste any time in mourning – organize.
Joe Hill (1879–1915)
March 30, 2013
Famous, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Last Words
Mehr Licht! (More light!)
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
March 25, 2013
Famous, King George V, Last Words
King George V (1865–1936)
March 17, 2013
Famous, Isadora Duncan, Last Words
Adieu, mes amis. Je vais à la gloire. (Farewell, my friends. I go to glory.)
Isadora Duncan (1878–1927)
March 9, 2013
Diana, Famous, Last Words, Princess of Wales
My God. What’s happened?
Diana, Princess of Wales (1961-1997)
February 23, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Salvador Dali
I do not believe in my death.
Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
February 9, 2013
Famous, Last Words, Oliver Cromwell
My design is to make what haste I can to be gone.
Oliver Cromwell (1599–1658)
February 2, 2013
Famous, Kurt Cobain, Last Words
It’s better to burn out than to fade away.
Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)