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25/08/2001 Singer and actress Aaliyah is killed in a plane crash

Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer and actress who was killed in a plane crash after boarding a twin-engine Cessna 402B at the Marsh Harbour Airport on the Abaco Islands, Bahamas. She had just completed filming for the music video for her single "Rock the Boat".


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