TIL that Alistair Cooke, the host of PBS Masterpiece Theatre from 1971 to 1992, had his bones stolen and sold on the black market for use in bone grafts. The cancer from which he died had spread to his bones, making them unsuitable for grafts.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alistair_Cooke#Theft_of_bones

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