Legendary Rock Guitarist Eddie Van Halen Dead At Age 65
October 6, 2020
Iconic rock guitarist and songwriter, Eddie Van Halen, died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 65. His death was announced by his son, Wolf Van Halen, on Twitter.
"I can't believe I'm having to write this," the statement said, "but my father, Edward Lodewijk Van Halen, has lost his long and arduous battle with cancer this morning. He was the best father I could ever ask for. Every moment I've shared with him on and off stage was a gift."