(Radio.com) David Cassidy, the performer best known for his role on The Partridge Family, has died. He was 67. The actor and musician entered a Fort Lauderdale, FL hospital for liver and kidney failure last week.
Cassidy's family issued a statement confirming the news of his death on Tuesday evening (November 21): 'David died surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart and free from the pain that had gripped him for so long," reads a statement from Cassidy's publicist (via CNN). 'Thank you for the abundance and support you have shown him these many years."
Cassidy became a teenage heartthrob with his role as Keith Partridge in the '70s sitcom, The Partridge Family. He would go on to have a career as a musician with hit songs such as 'I Think I Love You," and "Daydreamer." Read more here.
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