Don Henley Birthday, Date of Birth

Don Henley

Donald Hugh Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and a founding member of the Eagles. He was the drummer and co-lead vocalist for the Eagles from 1971 until the band broke up in 1980, and has reprised those duties for the group's reunions since 1994. Henley sang the lead vocals on Eagles hits such as "Witchy Woman", "Desperado", "Best of My Love", "One of These Nights", "Hotel California", "Life in the Fast Lane", "The Long Run" and "Get Over It".

After the Eagles broke up in 1980, Henley pursued a solo career and released his debut album I Can't Stand Still, in 1982. He has released five studio albums, two compilation albums, and one live DVD. His solo hits include "Dirty Laundry", "The Boys of Summer", "All She Wants to Do Is Dance", "The Heart of the Matter", "The Last Worthless Evening", "Sunset Grill", "Not Enough Love in the World", and "The End of the Innocence".

The Eagles have sold over 150 million albums worldwide, won six Grammy Awards, had five number-one singles, 17 top-40 singles, and six number-one albums. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and are the highest-selling American band in history. As a solo artist, Henley has sold over 10 million albums worldwide, had eight top-40 singles, won two Grammy Awards and five MTV Video Music Awards. Combined with the Eagles and as a solo artist, Henley has released 25 top-40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100. He has also released seven studio albums with the Eagles and five as a solo artist. In 2008, he was ranked as the 87th-greatest singer of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.

Henley has also played a founding role in several environmental and political causes, most notably the Walden Woods Project. From 1994 to 2016, he divided his musical activities between the Eagles and his solo career.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Tuesday, July 22, 1947
Place of Birth
Gilmer
Age
74
Star Sign

The July 22, 1947 was a Tuesday under the star sign of . It was the 202 day of the year. President of the United States was Harry S. Truman.

If you were born on this day, you are 74 years old. Your last birthday was on the Thursday, July 22, 2021, 2 days ago. Your next birthday is on Friday, July 22, 2022, in 362 days. You have lived for 27,031 days, or about 648,747 hours, or about 38,924,846 minutes, or about seconds.

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22nd of July 1947 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on July 22, 1947

Shinwell Gibes at Editors On the Newspaper Habit

Date: 22 July 1947

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Min Shinwell gibes eds on newspaper reading habit

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A.P. Gets British License

Date: 22 July 1947

Gets Brit license, Brit zone, Ger

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DIVIDEND NEWS

Date: 23 July 1947

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Advertising News and Notes

Date: 23 July 1947

pres J W Egan Jr clarifies proposal; disputes NRDGA pres statement

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World Travel Can Prevent Isolationism, Mrs. Reid Says in Describing Air Trip

Date: 22 July 1947

Mrs O Reid comments

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Advertising News and Notes

Date: 22 July 1947

Comment on Newspaper Ad Execs Assn (NAEA) proposal on retailers contract rates

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NEWS OF WOOD, FIELD AND STREAM

Date: 22 July 1947

By RAYMOND R. CAMP

Raymond CAMP

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3D PARTY AIM LAID TO U.S. COMMUNISTS; Leader of Patriotic Societies Tells House Group Wallace Probably Would Head It

Date: 22 July 1947

Cited by W S Steele as People's Party leader, House com hearing

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RUBBER RISES IN PRICE; News From Java Boosts Other Items in Singapore Market

Date: 22 July 1947

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

MALAYA: Singapore price rises

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News of Food; Problems of Home Freezing Discussed; Boiling Water Suggested to Blanch Peas

Date: 23 July 1947

quick freezing discussed; advice; illus

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