Bernie Leadon (The Eagles) - A Short Biography

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Bernard Matthew Leadon III, a.k.a. Bernie Leadon is a musician, songwriter, & founding member of the rock band Eagles.

DOB & Age

Born on 19 July, 1947, Bernie Leadon is currently 76 years old.


Bernie Leadon's parents are Bernard Leadon, Jr., and Ann Teresa Sweetser Leadon.

Height & Weight

Bernie Leadon is around 5 feet 10 inches (177 cm) tall. There is no accurate information about his weight.


Bernie Leadon completed his high school graduation from Gainesville High School in 1965.

Later, He attended Florida State University but left the college after 3re years to pursue a career in music.


Bernie Leadon started his music career by joining the Scottsville Squirrel Barkers band in 1962.

He left the band after several years & joined the Hearts & Flowers band, then the Dillard & Clark band.

In 1971, he joined the Eagles as guitarist & also co-wrote several songs, including "Take It Easy" & "Peaceful Easy Feeling."

He left the Eagles in 1975. After that, he started his solo career but only released 2 solo albums.


Bernie Leadon was in a relationship with Patti Davis from 1974 to 1975. (There is no correct information about his marriage.)


Bernie Leadon lived a very private life, and there is no correct information about his children.

Net Worth

Bernie Leadon's estimated net worth as of 2023 is $10 million.

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