Candy Darling

Candy Darling

Jackie Curtis (L) and Candy Darling

Born November 24, 1944, Candy Darling died on March 21, 1974 at the age of 29. (CD9-10) According to ex-Interview editor, Bob Colacello, Candy had "leukemia and a malignant tumor in her stomach." When he told Andy Warhol about Candy's condition, Bob recalls "for the first and only time in the seventeen years I knew him, I saw him cry." (BC189)

Bob Colacello on Candy Darling


Candy is born

Candy Darling meets Holly Woodlawn

Flesh - Myra Breckinridge

Judy Garland's funeral

Holly replaces Candy

Sam Green

Small Craft Warnings

Le Jardin

Candy's medical tests

Candy's last birthday

Beginning of the end

Candy Darling's funeral

to superstars

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