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Tom Petty

Tom PettyAKA Thomas Earl Petty

Born: 20-Oct-1950
Birthplace: Gainesville, FL
Died: 2-Oct-2017
Location of death: Santa Monica, CA
Cause of death: Accident - Overdose
Remains: Cremated

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Don't Come Around Here No More

Father: Earl Petty (insurance broker)
Mother: Katherine Avery ("Kitty")
Wife: Jane Benyo (m. 1974, div. 1996, two daughters)
Daughter: Adria
Daughter: Anna Kim
Wife: Dana York (m. 2001, until his death)

    High School: Gainesville High School, Gainesville, FL (1968)

    Tom Petty
    Mudcrutch Bass Guitar, Vocals (1970-75)
    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Vocalist/Guitarist (1976-)
    The Traveling Wilburys Vocalist/Guitarist (1988-90)
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2002
    Grammy 1989 (rock performance, duo or group, with the Traveling Wilburys)
    Grammy 1995 (male rock vocal performance)
    Hollywood Walk of Fame 7018 Hollywood Blvd. (recordings)
    Bankruptcy 1979
    Tonsillectomy 1981
    Risk Factors: Tonsillitis

    King of the Hill Lucky (2004-06)

    Echo in the Canyon (20-Sep-2018) · Himself
    The Defiant Ones (9-Jul-2017)
    Sound City (31-Jan-2013) · Himself
    George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2-Sep-2011) · Himself
    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (14-Oct-2007) · Himself
    Concert for George (3-Oct-2003) · Himself
    America: A Tribute to Heroes (21-Sep-2001) · Himself
    The Postman (25-Dec-1997) · Bridge City Mayor
    Made in Heaven (6-Nov-1987) · Stanky
    FM (Apr-1978) · Himself

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