Obituary of Don Henley

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Don Henley

Donald Henley (born July 22nd, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas) was a Singer-Songwriter who was best known for being the drummer and a vocalist for the American rock bond the "Eagles". Donald died on April 19th, 2024 (TBV) and his death was because of a fungal infection in a damp place. He was 76 years old.

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Don Henley Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Henley, Donald
    • Common Name: Don Henley
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Gilmer, Texas, United States
    • Birth Date: July 22, 1947
    • Age: 76
    • Also Known As: Donald Henley, Big Don, Donnie
    • Occupation: Singer-Songwriter
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: StarKist Canned Tuna
    • Favorite Color: Yellow (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Donald's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Donald Hugh Henley
    • Father: C. J. Henley
    • Mother: Hughlene Henley (née McWhorter)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Sharon Summerall (married 1995-present)
    • Son(s):
      • Will Henley
    • Daughter(s):
      • Annabel Henley
      • Julia Henley

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: None Yet

Category Tags:

Singer-SongwriterAmerican Born on July 22nd Born in 1947 Born in Texas

Quotable Quotes:

"I think my first instrument was a ukulele that they gave me. I used to know how to play that pretty well."

"Now everyone dreams of a love faithful and true, But you and I know what this world can do."

"Continuous efforts - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential. "

"My father was an avid gardener. On many a summer morning he rousted me out of bed well before sunup and handed me a hoe. We had more than an acre to tend, and the objective was to get as much as possible done before the sun got too high in the sky and the temperature rose above 100. The humidity in that region, while good for the skin and for growing vegetables, is oppressive, and heat exhaustion is always a possibility in summer. On several occasions my thoughts turned patricidal. But as the years have passed, I have grown to appreciate what my dad taught me, not only about growing things in the earth, but also about responsibility and the value of hard, physical work. I now derive physical and spiritual pleasure from gardening. All this galls me a little, because my dad always said it would turn out this way." (IMDB)

"All you need to start an asylum is an empty room and the right kind of people."

"Donald Henley was an American football player and manager who played for the Philadelphia Eagles and Baltimore Colts. (V)"

"Donald Henley was an incredible man and an even more incredible musician. He will never be forgotten, and we can all only hope that he is in a better place. (V)"

Is Mr. Donald Henley still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Don Henley on Wikipedia.org
Don Henley at IMDB

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-05-09 00:43:03
Author: Stan
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