Rock Musician Tom Petty Has Died at 66

Tom Petty Has Died at 66

American musician Tom Petty has died in California aged sixty six at after suffering cardiac arrest.

Tom was reportedly admitted to the UCLA Santa Monica hospital in California, after being found unconscious in his Malibu home.

He died peacefully at 08:40 pm, surrounded by family, friends and his bandmates.

Tom gained limelight in the late 1970s, with his band the Heartbreakers.

Tom’s daughter AnnaKim Viollette, shared a post simply saying:



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To express her feelings, she also shared an emotional post and captioned:

“The amount of pain you feel will one day be the amount of joy you exsperience
I want to thank the hospital for there privacy,compassion,medical care.
Thank my family for only bringing love to the room
Friends for there around the clock emotional sopport
Fans for there out pouring of love and respect for my familys space and privacy
My heart feels open and light years closer to my loved ones
The body dies but the loves grows forever
Invite love”

More from Annakim’s account:

Made in heaven🦇

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Tom’s official Twitter account posted the following message:

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