Ian Kevin Curtis (15 July 1956 - 18 May 1980) was the singer of the band Joy Division. He was born in Stretford, Lancashire and grew up in Macclesfield, Cheshire. He suffered with epilepsy and committed suicide by hanging in 1980 after the disease became rather severe.
- "Dark star: The final days of Ian Curtis by his Joy Division bandmates - Features, Music - The Independent". independent.co.uk. http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/dark-star-the-final-days-of-ian-curtis-by-his-joy-division-bandmates-394281.html. Retrieved 17 December 2010.
- http://www.joydiv.org/iancurtis.htm Retrieved 7/12/10.