3. Someone Was murdered in One of the Rooms of the Chelsea Hotel
Among the several deaths that have occurred in Chelsea Hotel, one of the most famous was the murder of Nancy Spugen. Spugen is best known as the girlfriend of The Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious. The couple moved into Room 100 at the Chelsea Hotel in 1978, after The Sex Pistols broke up. The two were notorious for their rowdy behavior and drug usage. On October 12, 1978, Spugen was found dead on the bathroom floor of their hotel room. Sid was arrested for the murder of his girlfriend, but ended up dying of a heroin overdose while awaiting his date for the trial. It is said that the couple’s ghosts roam the hotel, among other deceased guests.
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