Former Bad Company rocker Brian Howe died Wednesday at age 66. Photo courtesy of Pixnio
"It is with deep and profound sadness that we announce the untimely passing of a loving father, friend and musical icon, Brian Howe," his manager Paul Easton said in a statement to The Guardian, confirming Howe's Wednesday death.
"Finding the appropriate words to express the pain in our hearts over losing my brother has been difficult. Our family would like to thank you for your compassion and the outpouring of love we are receiving," his sister Sandie said in a statement to People.com.
Richard "Dick" Thornburgh, former attorney general of the United States and former governor of Pennsylvania, takes a seat at the witness hearing after U.S. Chief Justice nominee Judge John Roberts testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on September 15, 2005. Thornburgh
died on December 31 at age 88. Photo by Yuri Gripas/UPI | License Photo