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19 Times David Bowie Looked Cooler Than You

08/01/2016 08:06 GMT | Updated 11/01/2016 12:59 GMT

Music icon and all-around legend David Bowie sadly passed away this morning (11 January) after an 18-month battle with cancer.

This came days after celebrating his 69th birthday on Friday 8 January.

While the world reels in shock, there is no doubt that his impact as a multi-talented recording artist, painter and actor which influenced pop culture for more than 40 years, will live on for decades more.

Over the years, the Brixton-born sensation became known as much for his game-changing style as his contribution to music - even inspiring a major V&A exhibition of his groundbreaking outfits.

So, in honour of Bowie's life, we take a look back at some of the coolest fashion moments from rock’s greatest self-reinventor...

19 Times David Bowie Looked Cooler Than You (list)

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19 Times David Bowie Looked Cooler Than You (list)