Jon Bon Jovi is NOT Dead; Rocker is Latest Internet Death Hoax
Jon Bon Jovi is NOT Dead
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Dec. 20 2011 2:24 PM

Jon Bon Jovi is NOT Dead;  Rocker is Latest Internet Death Hoax

Bon Jovi just wants to live, while he's alive.

The 49 year old iconic rocker was claimed to be dead by the dubious Daily News Blog International, causing a panic on Twitter and the Web.


Bon Jovi debunked the report by posting this time-stamped photo on Facebook and even called into CNN. 

Bon Jovi is the latest in the seemingly never-ending digital death hoaxes, following in the footsteps of Justin Bieber, Bill Cosby, and Morgan Freeman. 

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