Olivia Newton-John RIP

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Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by ClaretTony » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:41 pm

Died at the age of 73.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by ALP » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:42 pm

Shocked at that, she was ace.

Rest in Peace

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Pearcey » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:43 pm

That’s sad news. RIP.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Bosscat » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:43 pm

RIP Olivia N John am gobsmacked

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by ClaretTony » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:45 pm

The one that we all wanted
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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by beddie » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:46 pm

Oh that’s awful. She was such a beautiful lady.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by ElectroClaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:47 pm

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:45 pm
The one that we all wanted
Beat me to it.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Vegas Claret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:48 pm

Battled cancer for 30 years, brave lady. RIP

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Burnley1989 » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:49 pm

Loved her, seemed a nice lady as well, did really well to battle cancer on and off for 30 years.
God bless her and her family

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Middle-agedClaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:49 pm

How very sad. Great in “Grease”.
RIP.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Buxtonclaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:50 pm

R.I.P Olivia.
Bit of a shock this.

https://youtu.be/WvOWox2o5cU

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Kitch1966 » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:51 pm

Beautiful lady and an inspiration to many RIP.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by LoveCurryPies » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:54 pm

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by aclaretinstevenage » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:55 pm

One of those losses that just shocks. Very sad. R.I.P ONJ

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Zlatan » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:55 pm

RIP beautiful lady

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Vino blanco » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:02 pm

A beautiful, talented and brave lady. RIP Olivia.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by karatekid » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:05 pm

Another reminder of how fragile life is. Never waste a minute of it.
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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by bfcjg » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:05 pm

RIP, fought cancer like a demon, her talent lives on, a true star.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Nonayforever » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:09 pm

Really sad news. A lady who captured everyone's attention.
The girl next door who shone in all her performances.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Vintage Claret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:19 pm

Noooooo! :-(

My first pin up, beautiful lady, beautiful voice and seemed a genuinely nice person.

RIP Olivia

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by TeesClaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:25 pm

Very very sad. I was in love with her when singing "If not for you " on TOTP when I was a 15 year old.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by ClaretWot4 » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:27 pm

A beautiful person. Very sad loss and a true icon.

R.I.P Olivia

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by pureclaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:30 pm

Sad news feels like family, she's been part of my life since 1973 with ''take me home counrty roads'' very brave lady suffering like she did RIP

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Jakubclaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:35 pm

RIP lady.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by The Enclosure » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:40 pm

That's two Australian icons in as many days,That wonderful singer Judith Durham passed away on Friday also aged 79.
RIP both ladies.
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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Terrier » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:45 pm

Always thought she was australian but she was actually born in cambridge. RIP.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Clarets4me » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:48 pm

Brave as anything and by all accounts, as lovely on the inside as she was on the outside ...

RIP dear lady !

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Clarets4me » Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:52 pm

Terrier wrote:
Mon Aug 08, 2022 9:45 pm
Always thought she was Australian but she was actually born in Cambridge. RIP.
Yes, her father was a Head-Master, and emigrated to take up a Professorship at the University of Melbourne, when she was 6/7 ...

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Belgianclaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 10:13 pm

A beautiful lady with a wonderful voice.

Loved her - RIP

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by tiger76 » Mon Aug 08, 2022 10:14 pm

I know she'd been ill for many years, but it's still a shock that she's actually passed away.

RIP Olivia

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Jimmymaccer » Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:15 pm

Queued up outside woollies in Darwen to get the Grease album …….and when posters were posters (not internet posters!)…….she was the one …….

later in life, just seemed a wonderful lady….

RIP.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Dazzler » Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:21 pm

Represented the UK at Eurovision in 1974 when ABBA won.
Came 4th with Long Live Love

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zExYYjoxqI

R.I.P. Dame Olivia

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by mybloodisclaret » Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:21 pm

RIP Olivia, as a youngster watching Grease back in the day, can honestly say I never saw anything like it and haven't since. She was ace. Rest In Peace.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by IanMcL » Tue Aug 09, 2022 12:02 am

Very sad indeed.

Beauty inside and out.

My daughter is Olivia.

At the time, a rare name. Olivia De Haviland and Olivia Newton-John.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Quicknick » Tue Aug 09, 2022 12:06 am

Very sad, indeed. RIP, ON-J.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Suratclaret » Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:24 am

Such sad news…RIP Olivia

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by Acting Claret » Tue Aug 09, 2022 7:17 am

I remember Radio 1 dj’s referring to her as Olivia Neutron Bomb.

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by kindonesque » Tue Aug 09, 2022 8:48 am

Granddaughter of Nobel Prize winner and quantum physicist Max Born

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Re: Olivia Newton-John RIP

Post by IanMcL » Tue Aug 09, 2022 1:33 pm

Acting Claret wrote:
Tue Aug 09, 2022 7:17 am
I remember Radio 1 dj’s referring to her as Olivia Neutron Bomb.
Yes that was one of the nicknames! In the nicest possible way.

Each time they play their piece of her, on the news, I am welling up. So sad.

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