The Monkees' Surviving Members Mourn Peter Tork's Death

Billboard - 02-21


The Monkees' surviving members Micky Dolenz and Mike Nesmith have commented on the death of fellow group member Peter Tork, who died Feb. 21. He was 77. "There are no words right now...heartbroken over the loss of my Monkee brother, Peter Tork," Dolenz posted on Facebook. It was only eight days ago, on Feb. 13, that Dolenz posted a 77th birthday wish on social media for Tork, born Peter Halsten Thorkelson, saying "Happy Birthday to my Monkee brother, Peter Tork!"