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Don Henley was born on July 22, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas, USA as Donald Hugh Henley. He has been married to Sharon Summerall since May 20, 1995. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

In America
In America Soundtrack
(2002)
Vertical Limit
Vertical Limit Soundtrack
(2000)
Real Genius
Real Genius Soundtrack
(1985)
Space Cowboys
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(2000)

Filmography

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 2018 Golic and Wingo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.39 (2018) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jamie Foxx/Niall Horan (2017) ... (writer: "Dirty Laundry" - uncredited)
  In aller Freundschaft - Die jungen Ärzte (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Glaub an dich (2016) ... (performer: "Boys of Summer" - uncredited) / (writer: "Boys of Summer" - uncredited)
 2016 Morfi, todos a la mesa (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 April 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2016 Formula 1: Ten Sport (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2016 Australian Grand Prix - Race Day (2016) ... (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane" - uncredited)
 2016 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 January 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Lyin' Eyes", "Hotel California")
  American Horror Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2015) (performer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Checking In (2015) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
- The Axeman Cometh (2013) ... (performer: "Leather and Lace" - uncredited)
 2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Steph Curry/Sen. Ted Cruz/Don Henley (2015) ... (performer: "Too Much Pride")
 2015 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Kalamazoo (2015) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
 2015 Hollywood Adventures (writer: "Hotel California")
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 11 (2014) ... (writer: "Heartache Tonight" - uncredited)
 2014 Beer and Board Games (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dylan Abuse, Sloan Rage, and Silliness (2014) ... (writer: "The End of the Innocence")
 2013 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone (2013) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2013 HaKochav HaBa (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.25 (2013) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2013 The League (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Bachelor Draft (2013) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
 2013 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 6 (2013) ... (writer: "The Boys of Summer")
 2013 History of the Eagles (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "Tequila Sunrise", "Out of Control", "Desperado", "Certain Kind of Fool", "On the Border", "James Dean", "One of these Nights", "Lyin' Eyes", "Take it to the Limit", "Hotel California", "Life in the Fast Lane", "Wasted Time", "Victim of Love", "The Long Run", "I Can't Tell you Why", "Heartache Tonight")
 2012 De wereld draait door (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.62 (2012) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2012 Night Ranger: 24 Strings and a Drummer (Video documentary) (writer: "Boys of Summer" - uncredited)
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.154 (2011) ... (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane" - uncredited)
 2011 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ten Years of Disney's California Adventure (2011) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
  Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010)
- The Italian Grand Prix: Highlights (2010) ... (performer: "The Boys of Summer" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Boys of Summer" - uncredited)
- The Italian Grand Prix (2010) ... (performer: "The Boys of Summer" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Boys of Summer" - uncredited)
- The Turkish Grand Prix (2010) ... (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "Life In The Fast Lane" - uncredited)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane" - uncredited)
 2009 Misfits (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
  Loose Women (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #13.204 (2009) ... (performer: "The Boys of Summer") / (writer: "The Boys of Summer")
 2008 The Reinactors (Documentary) (lyrics: "Hotel California") / (music: "Hotel California")
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.13 (2008) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2008 Guitar Hero World Tour (Video Game) (writer: "Hotel California")
 2005-2008 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #5.8 (2008) ... (writer: "Desperado" - uncredited)
- Live Show 2 (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado" - uncredited)
- Judges' Houses 1 (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado" - uncredited)
- Bootcamp 2 (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado" - uncredited)
 2008 Sex and the City (writer: "Heart of The Matter")
 2005-2007 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Topp 24 #1 (2007) ... (writer: "Desperado")
- Topp 40 Wild Card (2006) ... (writer: "Desperado")
- Topp 7 - Country (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado")
- Topp 50 #3 (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2007 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 24: Top 12 Boys (2007) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2005-2007 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Semi-Finals: Verdict #2/Group Three Performance (2007) ... (writer: "Desperado")
- Top 9 Performance Show: Birth Year (2006) ... (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane")
- Top 5 Performance Show: The 70's (2005) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2007 Hot Tub: The Urban Legend (Short) (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane")
 2007 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Adios, Amigos (2007) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- South of the Border: Part Uno (2006) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
 2006 Cesko hledá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tretí semifinále: Holky (2006) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2006 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round 4 (2006) ... (writer: "Take It To the Limit")
 2005 Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (TV Special documentary) (performer: "The Last Worthless Evening" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Last Worthless Evening" - uncredited)
 2005 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Treehouse of Horror XVI (2005) ... (writer: "New Kid In Town")
 2005 Winter Passing (writer: "I Can't Tell You Why" (1979))
 2005 Bewitched (writer: "Witchy Woman" (1971))
 2005 Eagles: The Farewell 1 Tour - Live from Melbourne (Video) (performer: "The Boys of Summer", "Dirty Laundry") / (writer: "The Long Run", "New Kid in Town", "Wasted Time: Wasted Time/Wasted Time (Reprise)", "I Can't Tell You Why", "One of These Nights", "Lyin' Eyes", "The Boys of Summer", "Tequila Sunrise", "Hole in the World", "Take It to the Limit", "Sunset Grill", "Dirty Laundry", "Heartache Tonight", "Life in the Fast Lane", "Hotel California")
  Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2003 - 2005) (performer - 2 episodes, 2003 - 2004)
- The Woods (2005) ... (writer: "Witchy Woman")
- Greed (2004) ... (performer: "Dirty Laundry") / (writer: "Dirty Laundry")
- Sherry Darlin' (2003) ... (performer: "The End of the Innocence") / (writer: "The End of the Innocence")
 2004 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism (Documentary) (performer: "Dirty Laundry") / (writer: "Dirty Laundry")
 2004 Ha-Pijamot (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Pijamat Ha-Zahav (2004) ... (writer: "Malon California (Hotel California)" - uncredited)
- Tzevet La-Inyan, Part I (2004) ... (writer: "Malon California (Hotel California)" - uncredited)
 2004 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1 Down 11 to Go (2004) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2004 High Chaparall (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vince Neil (2004) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2003 Ídolos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gala 6 - Êxitos da Minha Infância (2003) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heat 5 (2003) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 2003 Nouvelle Star (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.14 (2003) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 2002 In America (writer: "Desperado" (1973))
 2002 The Country Bears (performer: "Can Love Stand the Test")
 2001 America's Sweethearts (writer: "Witchy Woman")
 2000-2001 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Mr. Ruggerio's Neighborhood (2001) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
- The Happy Wanderer (2000) ... (writer: "Tequila Sunrise")
  The West Wing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Somebody's Going to Emergency, Somebody's Going to Jail (2001) ... (performer: "New York Minute") / (writer: "New York Minute")
 2000 Vertical Limit (writer: "Take It To The Limit")
 2000 Space Cowboys (writer: "Take It to the Limit")
 2000 Coyote Ugly (performer: "All She Wants to Do Is Dance")
  ER (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Such Sweet Sorrow (2000) ... (performer: "Taking you Home") / (writer: "Taking you Home")
 1998 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.5 (1998) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
 1998 The Big Lebowski (writer: "Hotel California")
 1993-1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Time Chasers (1997) ... (writer: "Best of My Love" - uncredited)
- Night of the Blood Beast (1996) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
- Night of the Blood Beast (1995) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
- Warrior of the Lost World (1993) ... (writer: "Tequila Sunrise" - uncredited)
 1996 Michael (performer: "Through Your Hands" (1990)) / (producer: "Through Your Hands" (1990))
 1996 Seinfeld (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Checks (1996) ... (writer: "Witchy Woman", "Desperado" - uncredited)
 1995 Leaving Las Vegas (performer: "Come Rain Or Come Shine")
 1995 To Die For (performer: "DIRTY LAUNDRY")
  Friends (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- The One with Two Parts: Part 2 (1995) ... (performer: "New York Minute" - uncredited) / (writer: "New York Minute" - uncredited)
 1994 Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Hotel California", "Tequila Sunrise", "The Heart of the Matter", "Learn to Be Still", "Wasted Time", "I Can't Tell You Why", "New York Minute", "The Last Resort", "Life in the Fast Lane", "Get Over It", "Desperado")
 1994 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Poor (1994) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 1994 The X-Files (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Beyond the Sea (1994) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
 1992 Leap of Faith (performer: "Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat") / (producer: "Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat")
 1992 Another Girl Another Planet (writer: "Hotel California")
 1992 Glenn Frey Strange Weather Live in Dublin (Video documentary) (writer: "New Kid In Town", "Lyin' Eyes", "Heartache Tonight", "Desperado" - as D. Henley)
 1992 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Stormy Weather (1992) ... (writer: "Desperado" - uncredited)
 1992 Sjans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- De ontmoeting (1992) ... (writer: "Hotel California" - uncredited)
 1991 1991 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "The Heart of the Matter") / (writer: "The Heart of the Matter")
  Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1990) (writer - 2 episodes, 1990)
- Der Einzelgänger (1990) ... (performer: "New York Minute") / (writer: "New York Minute")
- Kein Ende in Wohlgefallen (1990) ... (performer: "The end of innocence") / (writer: "The end of innocence")
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1988) (writer - 1 episode, 1988)
- A Rock and a Hard Place (1988) ... (performer: "Dirty Laundry" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dirty Laundry" - uncredited)
 1987 Desperado (TV Movie) ("Desperado")
 1987 Square Dance (arranger: "THE UNCLOUDED DAY") / (performer: "THE UNCLOUDED DAY")
 1986 The Color of Money (performer: "Who Owns This Place?") / (writer: "Who Owns This Place?")
 1985 Real Genius (performer: "All She Wants to Do Is Dance")
 1985 Vision Quest (performer: "She's On The Zoom") / (producer: "She's On The Zoom") / (writer: "She's On The Zoom")
 1985 The Sure Thing (writer: "Heartache Tonight")
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Second Self (1985) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 1984 Don Henley: The Boys of Summer (Video short) (lyrics: "The Boys of Summer") / (performer: "The Boys of Summer") / (writer: "The Boys of Summer")
 1984 Shake, Rattle & Roll (writer: "Hotel California")
 1983 Iltatähti (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 February 1983 (1983) ... (performer: "Johnny Can't Read")
 1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (performer: "Love Rules") / (writer: "Love Rules", "Life In The Fast Lane")
 1982 Shoot the Moon (writer: "I Can't Tell You Why")
 1981 The Best Little Girl in the World (TV Movie) (writer: "Heartache Tonight")
 1980 Urban Cowboy (writer: "Lyin' Eyes")
 1980 Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights (TV Special) (writer: "Heartache Tonight")
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Doctor's Daughter (1980) ... (writer: "The Long Run" - uncredited)
 1978 FM (writer: "Life In The Fast Lane")
 1977 A Concert: Behind Prison Walls (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Desperado")
 1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 5 May 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Hotel California")
- Episode dated 27 January 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "New Kid in Town")
 1977 The Frank Rosenthal Show (TV Series) (writer: "Life in the Fast Lane")
 1976 The Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (1976) ... (writer: "Desperado")
 1976 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.18 ... (writer: "Lyin' Eyes")
 1974 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 October 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Tequila Sunrise")
 1972 Evening of AnExchange (TV Movie) (writer: "Desperado")
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Other Works:

Music video: "End of Innocence". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

The Eagles | Eagles

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'm fortunate that I've been in this business long enough that I've earned the right to be left alone by my record company. See more »

Trivia:

Is one of only two members of Eagles to have been with the band since its creation (the other being Glenn Frey). See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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