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Most Famous Insomniacs

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Rated 0 points - posted 13 years ago by danielleblasko in category People.
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Vincent Van Gogh Report Abuse
The insomniac painter self-treated his insomnia by applying camphor to his pillow and mattress.
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Enrique Iglesias Report Abuse
Would write his music in the middle of the night. Called one of his albums "Insomniac". Looks great on it though!
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Marilyn Monroe Report Abuse
She was a regular insomniac whose insomnia became worse as time went by, and she frequently took sleeping pills, which possibly caused her untimely death.
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Judy Garland Report Abuse
She was addicted to amphetamines (diet pills that were prescribed to her), which would sometimes keep her awake for three to four days at a time, and then she would counteract the speed with sleeping pills, a combination which probably led to her death.
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Carey Grant Report Abuse
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Comments:
It's "Cary."
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Groucho Marx Report Abuse
Marx became an insomniac after the 1929 stock market crash, and he was known for calling people in the middle of the night to insult them when he wasn't able to fall asleep.
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Adam Young (Owl City) Report Abuse
Adam young wrote and recorded his debut album Ocean Eyes in his basement while suffering from insomnia and his hit song Fireflies is about insomnia.
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Amy Lowell Report Abuse
The famous insomniac poet was known to rent one room for sleeping in and four separate rooms around her for the utmost quiet.
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