Glenn Frey (The Eagles) - A Short Biography

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Glenn Lewis Frey, professionally known as Glenn Frey, was an American singer, founding member, & co-lead singer of the rock band "Eagles."

DOB & Age

Born on November 6, 1948, Glenn Frey was 67 years old at the time of his death.


Glenn Frey's parents were Edward Henry Frey and Nellie Frey.

Weight & Height

Glenn Frey was 5 feet, 9 inches (175 cm) tall, and he weighed around 165 pounds (75 kg).


In 1966, Glenn Frey completed his high school education at Dondero High School in Royal Oak, Michigan.

Later, he attended Oakland Community College, where he studied the arts, but he left the College to pursue a career in music.


Frey started his career in the early 1960s, playing in local bands like "The Subterraneans," "The Four of Us," & "The Mushrooms."

In 1971, he formed the rock band "Eagles" with Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, and Randy Meisner.

He was the co lead singer of the band. He played guitar and keyboards, & also wrote or co-wrote many hit songs for the group.

Apart from the eagles, he released his 1st solo album, "No Fun Aloud," in 1982. He released 6 solo albums during his career.


Glenn Frey married twice in his life. He first married Janie Beggs (1983-88) and then Cindy Millican (1990-2016).


Frey was the father of three children. Taylor Marie Frey (1991), Deacon Frey (1993), & Otis Frey (2002).

Net Worth

Glenn Frey had an estimated wealth of $120 million at the time of his death.


On 18 January, 2016, at the age of 67, Glenn Frey died due to suffering from acute ulcerative colitis and pneumonia.

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