Jan Berry


Born: 4/3/1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 3/27/2004
Age: 62
Cause of death: following a seizure (complications of 1966 injuries)

Full name: William Jan Berry
Noted For: member of California surf music duo Jan & Dean (with Dean Torrence); hits include "Surf City" (1963), "Dead Man's Curve" (1964). Seriously injured in an automobile accident (12 April 1966), was comatose for 10 months and remained partially paralyzed until his death.