Heart Attack Claims Iconic Record Promoter Pete Bennett
November 26, 2012 at 12:00 PM (PT)
Longtime promotion man PETE BENNETT died suddenly of a heart attack THANKSGIVING DAY in CONNECTICUT at the age of 77. Born in the BRONX, NY BENNETT's efforts fueled the careers of THE BEATLES, ROLLING STONES, MICHAEL JACKSON, THE WHO, SIMON AND GARFUNKEL, JAMES TAYLOR and many others.
BENNETT is survived by his wife of 47 years, ANNETTE, and his two sons, PETER and JOSEPH. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION.