1. He took guitar lessons from Don Felder of the Eagles.
2. The video for the song "You Got Lucky" was inspired by James Bond Movies.
3. Stevie Nicks wrote her song "The Edge of 17" about Petty's first wife Jane.
4. He has voiced a character on "King of the Hill."
2. Fake - Clint Eastwood's films were the inspiration.
3. Fact - His wife told Stevie Nicks that she met Tom at somepoint during the ago of 17.
4. Fact - Elroy "Lucky" Kleinshmidt was the character. He voiced the part over 20 times.