Who is Susan Crow?
Susan Crow is a philanthropist and former schoolteacher known for being the wife of singer Tony Bennet. She and her late husband run a number of charitable organizations in various fields. In 1999 Susan and her husband founded Exploring the Arts, a nonprofit organization that promotes and supports arts education through more than 50 school partnerships in Los Angeles and New York.
How old is Susan Crow?
Susan is 56 years old as of 2022. She was born on 9 September 1966 to her parents Marion and Dayl Crow. Susan’s parents were huge fans of Tony Bennet and seems their love for the singer was passed down to their daughter. Her mother Marion was able to take a picture with Tony when he was pregnant with her.
How did Tony and Susan Meet?
As a huge fan of Tony, Susan was in charge f a fan club for the singer in the San Fransisco area. She requested to meet Tony backstage after a show when she was 19 and that’s when it all started. In his memoir, Tony wrote;
“It tickled me that someone of her age was so devoted to my music,” Tony shared in his memoir. “I not only agreed to say hello to her backstage but asked her to be my date for the evening, and that’s how it all really began, foreshadowed by a backstage photo taken in 1966!”
They dated for more than 20 years before getting married in 2007 and she took his legal surname Benedetto. Susan and Tony have an age difference of 40 years.
Tony Bennett’s Past Relationships
Tony Bennett was married three times. His first wife was Patricia Beech, whom he married in 1952. They had two sons together, Danny and Dae. The couple divorced in 1971.
His second wife was Sandra Grant, whom he married in 1971. They had two daughters together, Joanna and Antonia. The couple divorced in 1983.
His third and current wife is Susan Crow, whom he married in 2007. They have been together since the late 1980s.
Tony Bennett died on July 21, 2023, at the age of 96. He was married to Susan Crow at the time of his death.
What was Tony Bennet’s Cause of Death?
Legendary singer Tony Bennet died on July 21, 2023, at his home in New York City after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. His publicist announced that; Tony left us today but he was still singing the other day at his piano and his last song was, “Because of You,” his first #1 hit,”
Bennet was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016 but continued to perform until 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. The performances and singing practices kept his brain stimulated and helped him overcome depression and disorientation among other symptoms.
Bennet was 96 years old at the time of his death. He was born on August 3, 1926, in New York City.