Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Tom Evans
Birth: Jun. 5, 1947
Liverpool
Merseyside, England
Death: Nov. 19, 1983

Musician. He was a bass player, singer and songwriter most notable for his work with the British band, Badfinger. He began playing in bands in the early 1960s, joined the group The Iveys which was signed to Apple Records in 1968 and Evans' composition, "Maybe Tomorrow," was the first single released by the band. The Iveys changed their name to Badfinger in 1969 and their song "Come and Get It" which reached the Top 10 worldwide was featured in the film "The Magic Christian". During the early 1970s, Badfinger had success with hits to include "No Matter What", "Day After Day", "Baby Blue" and "With Out You". After the band dissolved following the death of one of it's members in 1975, Evans resurfaced in 1977 to join Badfinger for comeback tours and the album "Say No More" (1981). He died in London England at age 36. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Suicide
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 11, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 8447
Tom Evans
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

tom,maybe tomorrow.
- alex
 Added: Mar. 4, 2014
To that day of your last U.S.tour. You are missed.
- EL
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014
So tragic, just keep thinking about what could have been.
- Gwyneth Harding
 Added: Feb. 16, 2014
There are 308 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.1 after 77 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service