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April 25, 1991 | Associated Press
Loredana Berte, wife of tennis star Bjorn Borg, was hospitalized Wednesday morning after she swallowed barbiturates, apparently in a suicide attempt, Milan police said. Berte, a 39-year-old Italian rock singer, was out of danger after doctors pumped her stomach, hospital officials in Milan said. She was discovered at about dawn by firefighters who broke down the door of her Milan apartment after being summoned by a servant.
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April 25, 1991 | Associated Press
Loredana Berte, wife of tennis star Bjorn Borg, was hospitalized Wednesday morning after she swallowed barbiturates, apparently in a suicide attempt, Milan police said. Berte, a 39-year-old Italian rock singer, was out of danger after doctors pumped her stomach, hospital officials in Milan said. She was discovered at about dawn by firefighters who broke down the door of her Milan apartment after being summoned by a servant.
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February 9, 1989
Former tennis star Bjorn Borg denied Wednesday that he had tried to commit suicide after he was rushed to a hospital in Milan, Italy, unconscious from taking sleeping pills. Borg, the five-time Wimbledon champion from Sweden, who had his stomach pumped in the hospital, said he became ill after mixing alcohol and sleeping pills in an attempt to combat an upset stomach. "It's a lot of fuss about nothing," Borg said. "I felt ill because I ate something that upset my stomach.
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February 9, 1989
Former tennis star Bjorn Borg denied Wednesday that he had tried to commit suicide after he was rushed to a hospital in Milan, Italy, unconscious from taking sleeping pills. Borg, the five-time Wimbledon champion from Sweden, who had his stomach pumped in the hospital, said he became ill after mixing alcohol and sleeping pills in an attempt to combat an upset stomach. "It's a lot of fuss about nothing," Borg said. "I felt ill because I ate something that upset my stomach.
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