Although this may seem a little off topic. Received an email today and thought I would share.. Basically one never knows what their future will bring, even though in the day, this was quite a popular series.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Only us vintage people would remember. >>SPANKY & OUR GANG<<
"Something I bet a lot of you didn't know, I certainly didn't!"
These pictures are great.
What ever happened to those people?
In case you forgot who is who.
Well, here it is...
The Our Gang Curse
Carl Switzer was shot to death at age 31.
Chubby --300-pound Norman Chaney died at age 22 following an operation.
Buckwheat --William Thomas died at age 49 of a heart attack. (wow I never knew that buckwheat was a man!!)
Darla Hood --The Our Gang leading lady contracted hepatitis and died at age 47.
Brisbane -- Kendall McCormas, known as Breezy Brisbane, committed suicide
at age 64.
Froggy -- William Robert Laughline was killed in a motor scooter accident at age 16.
Mickey Daniels –
Stymie --Mathew Bear led a life of crime and drugs. He died of a stroke at age 56.
Scotty Beckett --He died at age 38 following a brutal beating.
Wheezer --Robert Hutchins was killed in an airplane accident at age 19.
Pete the Pup --He was poisoned by an unknown assailant.
Butch --Currently lives in California
And Spanky....Robert Blake was accused of murdering his wife.
May you find Strength in Your Higher Power,
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