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Don Henley was born on 22 July, 1947, in Texas, U.S. His real name is Donald Hugh Henley.
He was a founding member, drummer, and one of the lead vocalists of the rock band "
He was a football player in high school, but at the suggestion of his coach, he quit football and joined the school band.
During high school, Henley joined the band "Dixieland," formed by one of his childhood friend's father.
Before forming the Eagles with Glenn Frey, Henley was a member of a band called "the Four Speeds."
Don Henley released his first solo studio album, "I Can't Stand Still," in 1982 under Asylum Records.
As a solo artist, he released 5 studio albums, 2 compilation albums, and 27 singles.
Rolling Stone magazine ranked him the 87th greatest singer of all time In 2008.
As a solo artist, Don Henley sold more than 11 million albums globally and won two Grammy Awards.
He is the richest member of the Eagles, with an estimated net worth of $250 million.
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