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Founder of the Gonzo journalist movement whose legacy includes Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Hell’s Angels: The Strange and Terrible Saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. He became a counter culture icon for his drug use, patriotism, and resounding literary voice.
He was the eldest child of Virginia Ray Davison and Jack Robert Thompson, who died when Hunter was young. He was married to Anita Thompson from 2003 until his death in 2005. He had a son named Juan Fitzgerald Thompson.
How did Hunter S. Thompson die?
Hunter S. Thompson's death was caused by suicide.
|Cause of death||Suicide|
|Age of death||67 years|
|Birthday||July 18, 1937|
|Death date||February 20, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Rush Limbaugh is a lame professional swine, and he makes a good living at it. He is like a hired geek in some traveling backwoods carnival – the freaks who bite the heads off chickens – but Limbaugh is a modernized geek who thinks he can bite the heads off of people.Hunter S. Thompson
Gambling can turn into a dangerous two-way street when you least expect it. Weird things happen suddenly, and your life can go all to pieces.Hunter S. Thompson
In a closed society where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.Hunter S. Thompson
There is nothing more helpless and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an ether binge.Hunter S. Thompson
Some may never live, but the crazy never die.Hunter S. Thompson