Oh this is lovely. [1]

Sloppy journalists copy-and-paste some spoof info from wikipedia into the obituaries. Did he really compose 'Reach' by S Club 7?

Named and shamed:

I'm sure there are more...

And on wikipedia someone even asks whether having the info in these reputable sources now makes it fact:

Or maybe he did compose 'Reach', at the age of 72... maybe we're all going mad.

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