1. Jimmy Buffett, the singer known for "Margaritaville," passed away at 76.

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2. His cause of death was Merkel cell skin cancer, a rare and aggressive skin cancer.

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3. He was diagnosed with this cancer four years ago.

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4. Despite his illness, he continued to perform, with his last show in July.

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5. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, children, sisters, grandson, and beloved dogs.

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6. Instead of flowers, his family requests donations to various charitable organizations.

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7. Celebrities like President Joe Biden and Elton John paid tribute to him, calling him a legend and a poet of paradise.

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