As the star of the first full-length pornographic film, Deep Throat , Linda Lovelace became a household name in the s. But there was reportedly a dark story behind her fame. She was often abused by her mother growing up, and her first husband forced her into porn. She died on April 22, , in Denver, Colorado. As the star of the first full-length pornographic film, Deep Throat , Lovelace became a household name in the United States in the s. But there was reportedly a dark story behind her fame; she was often abused by her mother growing up, according to an article in the Boston Globe.
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Linda Maria Ronstadt born July 15, is a retired American popular music singer known for singing in a wide range of genres including rock, country, light opera, and Latin. She has also earned nominations for a Tony Award and a Golden Globe award. In total, she has released over 30 studio albums and 15 compilation or greatest hits albums. Ronstadt charted 38 Billboard Hot singles, with 21 reaching the top 40, 10 in the top 10, three at number 2, and " You're No Good " at number 1. She has lent her voice to over albums and has sold more than million records, making her one of the world's best-selling artists of all time.
By Michael Schulman. Along the way, two of her backup musicians left to form the Eagles. The record also returned Ronstadt to her roots. Her grandfather was a Mexican bandleader, and her father had serenaded her mother with Mexican folk songs in a beautiful baritone. She grew up in Tucson, Arizona, close to the border—a place that has since become a political flashpoint.