Jane Benyo-First Wife of Late Musician Tom Petty- Know Her Bio, Age, Height, Body Measurements, Ex-Husband, Net Worth
|Full Name||Jane Benyo|
|Birth Place||Gainsville, Florida, USA|
|Famous for||Musician Tom Petty's wife|
|Married to||Tom Petty|
|Children||Adria and AnnaKim|
|Education||Gainesville High School|
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Jane Benyo is best known as the first wife of late Tom Petty who was the famous rock musician. But they divorced after 22 years of wedding and she suffered from mental illness. There are not many hints about her net income although, she was a wife of the legendary frontman so, her net worth is estimated to be high. Scroll down to know more about her.
Jane Benyo’s Biography
Jane Benyo was born on 1951 in Gainsville, Florida, USA. Currently, she is sixty- seven years of age. Keeping her personal life in mystery, she hasn’t revealed much about the details of her childhood life regarding her father mother and siblings. She belongs to American Nationality and white ethnicity.
She completed her schooling from Gainesville High School where she met her late husband, Tom Petty. Jane’s professional life is not revealed yet whereas Tom was a singer and a songwriter by profession.
Jane Benyo’s Body Statistics
- Height & Weight: Jane has a tall body but the specific detail of her height and weight are still missing.
- Body Measurement: She has a slim body although, the measurements of her body is still under review.
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Eye Color: She has beautiful brown eyes.
Jane Benyo’s Relationship History
Jane Benyo met the “free falling” singer, Tom Petty when both of them were teenagers pursuing their high school education. They fell in love with each other at quite a young age and soon started living together in Gainesville. At that time, Tom was facing a brilliant rise in career and was planning to head towards Hollywood along with his band members. But, he couldn’t leave the stones unturned before moving to Florida, hence, the couple got married on 22nd March 1974.
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Tom Petty's first marriage to Jane Benyo lasted 22 years from March 31, 1974 to September 9, 1996. He spent most of those years working, on the road, or in the studio. Petty and Benyo have two daughters, Adria and Kimberly. #tompetty #tompettyandtheheartbreakers #janebenyo #statusdivorced #rockstarcouple
Tom wasn’t ready for the wedding at the time, but could also not reject the request of his mother and girlfriend who was already a mother of his daughter, Adria. After marriage, the duo moved to Los Angeles to enhance his musical career, and then, they welcomed another beautiful daughter AnnaKim to the family. Currently, Adira is a director and artist whereas AnnaKim is also a designer.
Jane and her husband’s relationship started as a fairy tale but took a different turn by time. It is believed that their couple faced a lot of tension in their married life due to Tom’s busy career which left Jane to loneliness. Moreover, their problems increased to the extent that Tom started taking drugs and Jane suffered from depression.
Afterward, in 1996 the pair ended their twenty-two years long relationship and turned their marital bond into a divorce. After leaving Jane, Tom got married to Dana York in 2001. Besides, the legendary singer, Tom died in 2017 due to cardiac arrest.
Jane Benyo’s Career and Net Worth
Talking about Jane Benyo’s professional career, she has not opened up about her exact profession but she has always supported her husband and pushed up him towards the way of success. As the matter of fact, during her media appearances she has never talked about her own professional career, rather she has always promoted her late husband’s career. Indeed, after the divorce with Tom, she has kept her social status secretly.
As her professional life is not disclosed, likewise, her net worth is still unknown. But her ex-spouse had an estimated net worth of $95 million. Moreover, Tom earned an impressive amount from his songs and albums. Later, he sold his California house for $5 million In 2018.
Jane Benyo’s facts and Favourites
- Jane Benyo became obsessive and threatened by her husband with suicide calls.
- She is not active in any social sites.