'David exceeded his father's dreams': Bowie's cousin corrects report about singer's childhood

LONDON — Among the outpouring of tributes to David Bowie, the Economist did a fine job of honouring the late singer via an obituary and some brilliantly placed subheadings.

However, the magazine didn't quite represent his childhood accurately, according to Bowie's cousin Kristina Amadeus — who wrote in to The Economist's letters page to set the record straight.

See also: David Bowie's endlessly surprising career in one spectacular GIF

In her dispatch, highlighted in a tweet from Bowie...

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