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Van Halen in Concert at The United Center – July 22, 2004 – Photo Credit: Daniel Locke / PR Photos
Eddie Van Halen – legendary guitarist and co-founder of Van Halen – died on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, after a long battle with cancer, as reported by TMZ.
TMZ states that Eddie died at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California. His wife, Janie, was by his side, along with his son, Wolfgang, his ex-wife Valerie Bertinelli, and Alex, Eddie’s brother and drummer.
It was reported that in the last 72 hours of his life, Eddie’s ongoing health battle went massively downhill — doctors discovered his lung cancer had moved to his brain as well as other organs.
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