Web-Desk (February 19, 2018): A worst rumour of Sylvester Stallone death has hits the internet once again after 18 months.
Facebook users reported seeing a fraudulent message in September 2016 claiming Stallone had been found dead at his LA home.
And then He gets failed in his Escape Plan. Prostate Cancer Ended The Expendables Finally!
RIP Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone
Favourite Actor He was! pic.twitter.com/WWxrzyvkoS
— Muhammad Osman (@Osmanmani89) February 19, 2018
It was later exposed as a hoax after it emerged it was linked to a website known for creating and sharing celebrity death hoaxes.
But the rumour has now returned to social media a year-and-a-half later.
— Eng.Noor.M.M.Alobaidan (@Noor__Alobaidan) February 19, 2018
Twitter users were seen asking each other if the Rocky star had really passed away as the Chinese whispers spread like wildfire.One wrote: “Is Sylvester Stallone dead or is Facebook lying again?”
Another wrote: “Omg I thought Sylvester Stallone was dead!! I hate the Internet”
And a third tweeted: “So the sick hoaxes have started again!!
“Silvester Stallone is NOT dead!!!!”