Hayden speaking at the Lyndon B. Johnson Library and Museum, April 2016
|Member of the California Senate|
from the 23rd district
|Preceded by||Herschel Rosenthal|
|Succeeded by||Sheila Kuehl|
|Member of the California State Assembly|
from the 44th district
|Preceded by||Mel Levine|
|Succeeded by||Bill Hoge|
Thomas Emmet Hayden
December 11, 1939
|Died||October 23, 2016 (aged 76)|
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Casey Cason (1961–1962; divorced)|
Jane Fonda (1973–1990; divorced)
Barbara Williams (1993–2016; his death)
|Children||Troy Garity, Liam Hayden|
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
Thomas Emmet "Tom" Hayden (December 11, 1939 – October 23, 2016) was an American social and political activist, author and politician. He was director of the Peace and Justice Resource Center in Los Angeles County, California. He was a member of the Chicago Seven.
Hayden was best known for his major role as an anti-war, civil rights and radical intellectual counterculture activist. Hayden was the former husband of actress Jane Fonda and the father of actor Troy Garity.
References[change | change source]
- "RIP Tom Hayden - the activist who embodied the passions and radical fury of the 1960s". The Independent. 24 October 2016.
- Finnegan, Michael (October 23, 2016). "Tom Hayden, 1960s radical who became champion of liberal causes, dies at 76". Los Angeles Times.