Comic actor John Belushi, who long had a reputation for excess, was found dead from an overdose of cocaine and heroin in his bed at the Chateau Marmont hotel on Sunset Boulevard on March 5, 1982. Belushi performed on "Saturday Night Live" before making the transition to movies including "Animal House" and "The Blues Brothers."
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