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Last of the Ramones dies

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Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band The Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died, a business associate said Saturday. 

The Ramones (from left: Dee Dee, Johnny, Tommy and Marky) hold their awards after being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. (AP Photo)

Dave Frey, who works for Ramones Productions and Silent Partner Management, said Ramone's wife confirmed the death on Friday. Frey didn't have additional details. Ramone, born Erdelyi Tamas in Budapest, was 62.

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