Don Henley

Don Henley

Don Henley  American Musician


Who is is he dating right now?

Don Henley and Sharon Summerall are married.


He has been in relationships with Patty Smyth (1991 - 1992), Maren Jensen (1982 - 1986), Lois Chiles (1978 - 1982), Stevie Nicks (1976 - 1978), Lorelei Shellist, Dana Delany and Cathy Lee Crosby.

Don Henley has had encounters with Donna Rice (1986), Connie Hamzy (1978), Jeanna Fine, Ursula Auburn and Brandy Alexandre.

He is rumoured to have hooked up with Eleanor Mondale.


Don Henley is a 69 year old American Musician. Born Donald Hugh Henley on 22nd July, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas, USA, he is famous for Eagles in a career that spans 1970–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Don Henley is a member of the following lists: Music of Denton, Texas, Singers from Texas and Grammy Award-winning artists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 22 years, 11 months - -
Dating7 4 years 1 year, 6 months 1 year
Encounter5 38 years, 11 months 13 years, 9 months -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total14 38 years, 11 months 7 years, 4 months 1 year


First Name Donald
Middle Name Hugh
Last Name Henley
Full Name at Birth Donald Hugh Henley
Alternative Name Don Henley
Age 69 years
Birthday 22nd July, 1947
Birthplace Gilmer, Texas, USA
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 175lbs (79 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 87th greatest singer of all time (Rolling Stone magazine) (2008)
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, Texas, USA, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas, USA
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Drummer, Composer, Guitarist, Pianist
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Eagles
Music Genre (Text) Rock, pop rock, country rock, soft rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock, Percussion
Year(s) Active 1970–present
Music Style Adult Contemporary, Soft Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Contemporary Singer/Songwriter
Music Mood Earnest, Sophisticated, Stylish, Theatrical, Bitter, Literate, Laid-Back/Mellow, Autumnal, Refined/Mannered, Wistful, Plaintive, Reflective, Detached, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic, Poignant, Bittersweet
Instrument Percussion, Drums, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, drums, percussions, guitar, keyboards, saxophone, synthesizers, tabla
Record Label Asylum, Geffen, Warner Bros., Capitol
Associated Acts Eagles, Bruce Hornsby, Stevie Nicks, Linda Ronstadt, Trisha Yearwood, Warren Zevon, Joe Walsh
Clothes Size 8
Shoe Size 10
Official Websites,,
Father C.J. Henley
Mother Hughlene McWhorter
Family Member Annabel (daughter), Julia (daughter), Will (son)
Friend Glenn Frey
Associated People Glenn Frey, Joe Walsh, Randy Meisner, Bernie Leadon, Don Felder, Jackson Browne
Favorite Places Gilmer, Linden, Los Angeles, New York, London
Favorite Colors Black, White, Green, Blue, Grey, Silver, Brown
Favorite Accessories Sunglasses, Specs

Donald Hugh "Don" Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American singer-songwriter, producer, and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career. Henley was the drummer and co-lead vocalist for the Eagles from 1971–1980, when the band broke up, and from 1994–present, when they reunited. Henley sang the lead vocals on Eagles hits such as "Witchy Woman", "Desperado", "Best of My Love", "One of These Nights", "Hotel California", "Life in the Fast Lane", and "The Long Run".

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Dating History


Sharon Summerall


Sharon Summerall and Don Henley have been married for 21 years. They were dating for ...

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Patty Smyth

1991 - 1992

Patty Smyth and Don Henley dated from 1991 to 1992...

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Donna Rice


Donna Rice dated Don Henley...

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Maren Jensen

1982 - 1986

Maren Jensen and Don Henley dated from 1982 to 1986...

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Connie Hamzy


Connie Hamzy and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Lois Chiles

1978 - 1982

Lois Chiles and Don Henley dated from 1978 to 1982...

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Stevie Nicks

1976 - 1978

Stevie Nicks and Don Henley had a relationship from 1976 to 1978...

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Lorelei Shellist

Lorelei Shellist and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Jeanna Fine

Jeanna Fine and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Ursula Auburn

Ursula Auburn and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Brandy Alexandre

Don Henley and Brandy Alexandre had a relationship...

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Eleanor Mondale


Eleanor Mondale and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Dana Delany

Don Henley and Dana Delany had a relationship...

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Cathy Lee Crosby

Cathy Lee Crosby and Don Henley had a relationship...

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Partner Comparison

Don Henley69 CancerMusician
Sharon Summerall-Model
Patty Smyth59 CancerMusician
Donna Rice58 CapricornModel (Adult/Glamour)
Maren Jensen60 VirgoActress
Connie Hamzy63 CapricornPersonality
Lois Chiles69 AriesActress
Stevie Nicks68 GeminiSinger
Lorelei Shellist57 SagittariusAuthor
Jeanna Fine52 LibraPornstar
Ursula Auburn-Model
Brandy Alexandre52 CancerPornstar
Eleanor Mondale51 CapricornTV Personality
Dana Delany60 PiscesActress
Cathy Lee Crosby72 SagittariusTV Personality
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JuliaFemaleSharon Summerall
AnnabelFemale17th December, 199520 years oldSharon Summerall
WillMale9th February, 199818 years oldSharon Summerall


Americana Music Honors & Awards2015Movie
Don Henley: The Boys of Summer1984Don HenleyMovie


Posted commentsView all comments (21)

dory monahanMay 18, 2013

long road out of eden song waiting in the weeds is the best song i've ever heard hope don wrote it,i'm a cancer

Thai fanJul 16, 2011

I just had a chance to see him live in Bangkok this year,pretty lately to see him when he is over 60 years old but worth to wait.

ChengFeb 19, 2010

My dad is n0.1 fan of don henley! D best! Kip it up! Hope they`l meet in person.that`s hs greatest dream!

DiandraFeb 6, 2010

Don`t Henley has the hotest eyes ever -- very deep and blue and when he stares at you .... it is very powerful

BeverlyDec 26, 2009

Don Henley is the total package. My idea of the perfect man.Handsome,smart and a huge talent in every way!

eaglesfan112108Nov 19, 2009

Brown eyes? Are you kidding?! They are BLUE! (When did they change?)

AnthonyJan 11, 2009

Don Henley is a living legend...i am his avid fan since 70`s.He`s d best!

eaglegirlJan 8, 2009

I love him always have always will i think he is very happy now in his life with his beautiful sharon and children

anonymousDec 15, 2008

I know him. His daughter Annabel is my best friend.

JoanneJul 15, 2008

I think Don Henley is handsome. He looks a lot like my father. His wife is so lucky and I hope she knows that.

KembralinMay 6, 2008

I have loved the eagles forever, especially you. Last week I got a tatoo with the heart of the matter above my heart. It means the world to me. Thank you so much.

dawnhenleyApr 7, 2008

don henley is such a dream for me

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