6740 Franklin Place

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Dee Dee Ramone, born Douglas Glenn Colvin, and one of the original founding members of The Ramones, died June 5, 2002 in apartment #204 in this apartment building in Hollywood. He died of an accidental heroin overdose, according to the report from the Los Angeles coroner’s office. Police responding to a 911 call on June 5 found a syringe with “possible drug residue” and five balloons with “possible drug contents” in his apartment.

Dee Dee is buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery along with Johnny Ramone.

Ramones Discography

1976 – Ramones
1977 – Leave Home
1977 – Rocket to Russia
1978 – Road to Ruin
1980 – End of the Century
1981 – Pleasant Dreams
1983 – Subterranean Jungle
1984 – Too Tough to Die
1986 – Animal Boy
1987 – Halfway to Sanity
1989 – Brain Drain
1992 – Mondo Bizarro
1993 – Acid Eaters
1995 – ¡Adios Amigos!

Apartment Building
6740 Franklin Place Apt #204
Los Angeles CA 90028

Where Dee Dee Ramone Of The Ramones Died