EAST SUSSEX, UK: Legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck has died aged 78. The British musician was part of the Yardbirds, where he replaced Eric Clapton. He later formed the Jeff Beck Group with Rod Stewart.
In addition to being a well-known musician, Beck was also a devoted husband to his wife, Sandra Cash. He was formerly married to Patricia Brown, but the couple eventually called it quits. Here’s what we know about his two wives.
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Who were Jeff Beck’s wives?
Beck was married to Patricia Brown prior to his marriage to Cash. The couple married in 1963 but separated in 1967. Not much is known about their marriage as Brown was not a public figure. The couple married when Beck was only 19 and his journey to fame and success had already begun when they split and he was 23. The couple had no children.
Beck’s death was announced on his official Twitter accountwith a picture of the Grammy winner with the caption: “On behalf of his family, it is with deep and deep sadness that we share the news of Jeff Beck’s passing. He died peacefully yesterday after suddenly contracting bacterial meningitis. His family ask for privacy as they process this tremendous loss.