Keith John Moon (23 August 1946 – 7 September 1978) was an English musician, best known for being the drummer of the English rock group The Who. took 32 tablets of clomethiazole The medication was a sedative. The police determined there were 32 pills in his system, with the digestion of 6 being sufficient to cause his death, and the other 26 of which were still undissolved when he died.
Keith Moon, whose death has shaken the rock world, spoke to Rolling Stone in 1972
Keith Moon. Kissed me when I was 19, led me to the side of the the stage at the Electric Factory, and would point those drumsticks at me and make a Keith Moon face at me during their concert. (& no, nothing else happened. It was amazing just as it was.) Probably why I never married. Who could follow that?