When writing memoir, Burt Bacharach opens up about his daughter's suicide - Life - pressofAtlanticCity.com Mobile

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When writing memoir, Burt Bacharach opens up about his daughter's suicide

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Composer Burt Bacharach writes about his daughter, Nikki’s suicide in his biography ‘Anyone Who Had A Heart: My life and Music.’ Bacharach said his daughter grew up with emotional issues which turned out to be an undiagnosed case of Asperger’s Syndrome.

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Burt Bacharach knew writing a memoir would be emotional - not because of his never-heard backstage tales or his tumultuous marriages. He knew that being honest would force him to come to terms with the death of his daughter.

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Composer Burt Bacharach writes about his daughter, Nikki’s suicide in his biography ‘Anyone Who Had A Heart: My life and Music.’ Bacharach said his daughter grew up with emotional issues which turned out to be an undiagnosed case of Asperger’s Syndrome.