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Tom Petty

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Tom Petty was born on October 20, 1950 in Gainesville, Florida, USA as Thomas Earl Petty. He has been married to Dana York since June 3, 2001. He was previously married to Jane Benyo.

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'SNL' Performance Released To Benefit Vegas Shooting Victims

Jason Aldean's using his "Saturday Night Live" opener after the deadly Las Vegas shooting -- a powerful cover of Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down" -- to raise money for the victims ... TMZ has… READ MORE >

Tom Petty, Private Funeral Service Attended by Family

Tom Petty
Private Funeral Service at Temple ... Attended by Fam

Tom Petty was honored this week in a private service that appears to have been attended by only his family and closest friends ... at the same place a Beatle was laid to rest. Tom's daughter,… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Tom Petty Death Certificate: Cause Of Death Still a Mystery

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Death Certificate Cause Of Death Still a Mystery

TMZ has obtained Tom Petty's death certificate -- which does not identify his official cause of death.  The document, filed with L.A. County, says Petty passed away at 8:43 PM on… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Tom Petty's Hometown Prepping Memorial, Unique Ideas Wanted!

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Hometown Mayor Planning Memorial ... Little Help, Gainesville!

Tom Petty will be honored in his birthplace ... just as soon as the Mayor and citizens of Gainesville come up with a unique enough concept to honor the rock legend. Mayor Lauren Poe -- who… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Tom Petty Honored by Warner Bros. Records

Tom Petty
Honored by Warner Bros. Records

Tom Petty is gracing a building that was his musical home for many years. The folks at Warner Bros. Records just rolled out a larger than life mural of the singer, who passed Monday night. Tom… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Tom Petty Dead at 66 After Family Pulls Life Support

Tom Petty
Dead at 66

Tom Petty died Monday night ... his longtime manager, Tony Dimitriades, confirms. We broke the story -- EMTs responded to a call at Tom's home Sunday night for a person who was… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Coldplay Joined By R.E.M.'s Peter Buck For Tom Petty Tribute

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Performs Tom Petty Tribute With R.E.M.'s Peter Buck

Coldplay paid tribute to Tom Petty during their Monday concert in Portland, Oregon as the rock legend was taking his final breaths. Chris Martin and co. covered Petty's epic "Free Fallin'"… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Tom Petty Death, Celebs and Musicians Remember a Rock Legend

Tom Petty Death
Celebs, Musicians Pay Tribute ... To Fallen Rock Legend

Tom Petty's tragic death has left Hollywood shocked, saddened but also thankful for his tunes and influence ... and plenty of stars are honoring the rock and roll legend, including fellow… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Tom Petty 911 Call, 'My Husband Isn't Breathing'

Tom Petty 911 Call
'My Husband Isn't Breathing'

Tom Petty's wife made a desperate 911 call and told the dispatcher she needed help because her husband wasn't breathing. Dana York seemed confused and upset when she dialed 911 Sunday night at… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Tom Petty Found Unconscious in Full Cardiac Arrest (UPDATE)

Tom Petty
Found Unconscious in Full Cardiac Arrest

1:35 PM PT -- Sources tell us at 10:30 Monday morning a chaplain was called to Tom's hospital room. We're told the family has a "do not resuscitate" order on Tom. The singer is not expected to… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
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