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Tom Petty, one of the rock music world’s biggest stars and an American musical icon, died on Monday after suffering cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu, California. He was 66.
"On behalf of the Tom Petty family we are devastated to announce the untimely death of of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend Tom Petty," shared longtime manager of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Tony Dimitriades, on behalf of the family. "He suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu in the early hours of this morning and was taken to UCLA Medical Center but could not be revived. He died peacefully at 8:40pm Pt surrounded by family, his bandmates and friends."
Petty's daughter, AnnaKim Violette, shared tributes to her father on Instagram throughout the day, ending with one simple note, "Rip »
Before the David Tyree catch in Super Bowl Xlii and before Julian Edelman’s memorable grab in Super Bowl Li got their reputations as conceivably the two best catches in all of Super Bowl history, there was one other catch that would always and will always be mentioned in the pantheon of famous NFL post season plays. “The Catch” as it is called, was made when Joe Montana threw a prayer in the 1981 Nfc championship game to none other than Dwight Clark. With 58 seconds left in the game, San Francisco wide receiver Dwight Clark made a leaping grab in
Former 49ers Player Dwight Clark Diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease »
- Nat Berman
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