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Hollywood Royalty Peter Fonda Dies At 79

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Hollywood Royalty Peter Fonda Dies At 79

Hollywood Royalty Peter Fonda Dies At 79

Two-time Oscar nominee Peter Fonda has died at age 79.

Fonda became a Hollywood icon thanks to his starring role in Easy Rider and his embrace of 1960s counter-culture.

The actor was the only son of The Grapes of Wrath and 12 Angry Men star Peter Fonda and socialite Frances Ford Seymour.

He was also the younger brother of actress-turned-political activist Jane Fonda.

According to Digital Trends, Fonda succumbed to complications arising from lung cancer.

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