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Johnny Ramone

Johnny RamoneAKA John Cummings

Born: 8-Oct-1951
Birthplace: Long Island, NY
Died: 15-Sep-2004
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - Prostate
Remains: Buried, Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Ramones

Good friends with Eddie Vedder and John Frusciante. Oddly, for all the band's early punk cachet, Johnny was a lifelong Republican who was a Rush Limbaugh fan and an avid viewer of Fox News and Bill O'Reilly.

In the 1980's, Johnny married Joey Ramone's ex-girlfriend, Linda.

For the last five years of his life, Johnny suffered from prostate cancer, undergoing frequent chemotherapy before dying at his home in Los Angeles.

Mother: Estelle Cummings
Wife: Linda Cummings

    The Ramones Lead Guitarist (1974-96)
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2002 (with The Ramones)
    Irish Ancestry

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones (19-Jan-2003) · Himself
    Stranded (12-Apr-2002) · Lowell
    1991: The Year Punk Broke (20-Nov-1992) · Himself
    Rock 'n' Roll High School (24-Aug-1979) · Himself


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