His Latest, Greatest Recovery: Keith Rolls Out of the Hospital

May 2006
Newsweek;5/22/2006, Vol. 147 Issue 21, p79
This article describes Keith Richards' latest brush with a near fatality. Richards' luck has held out again as he recovered from a fall from a coconut tree on the island of Fiji. Richards, who is 62, has survived heroin and his adventures with the Rolling Stones. He will stay in New Zealand for check-ups.


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