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The Eagles

Keith Grant, a recording engineer who will become widely-known for his work at London's Olympic Studios on tracks by The Beatles, David Bowie, Eric Clapton, The Eagles, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Led Zeppelin, Queen, The Small Faces, Dusty Springfield, Scott Walker and others, is born in Freebridge, Norfolk, UK.
Music promoter Harvey Goldsmith is born in Edgware, Middlesex, UK. In a lengthy and acclaimed career, he will work with Andrea Bocelli, Jeff Beck, Muse, Genesis, Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Bruce Springsteen, Santana, Led Zeppelin, The Eagles, Luciano Pavarotti, Sheryl Crow, Shania Twain, Bee Gees, Jools Holland, Marti Pellow, Oasis, Paul Weller, Rod Stewart, Diana Ross, Saxon, Shirley Bassey, Family, Ronan Keating, Gabrielle, Richard Hawley, U2, Coldplay, Nigel Kennedy, Eric Clapton, Richard Ashcroft, Ash, Asian Dub Foundation, Supergrass, Doves, Madness, Aswad, David Gray, Queen, Elton John, Streetwalkers, The Black Eyed Peas, John Legend, Nelly Furtado, Scissor Sisters, Van Morrison, Madonna, Pink Floyd, Iron Maiden, Whitesnake, Passionate Friends, Sting and many others.
Timothy B. Schmidt, bassist and vocalist of Poco and The Eagles, is born in Oakland, California, USA.
The Dynamics, a rock'n'roll band playing around the Gering-Scottbluff area of western Nebraska, USA, are formed. Their bass player/singer, Randy Meisner, will in due course join The Eagles.
The Dynamics play at Little Moon Lake dance hall, Nebraska, USA. Their bass player/singer Randy Meisner, will in due course join The Eagles.
Brother Dave Gardner plays in Columbia Township Auditorium, Columbia, Southern Carolina, USA.
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Folk music trio Tim, Tom And Ron play at the Homecoming Dance in Encina High School, Sacramento, California, USA. One of the band's members, Tim Schmit, will find greater fame as a member of The Eagles.
British instrumental rock band The Eagles play at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe.
Bristol-based instrumental band The Eagles play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, supported by Mel Ryder and The Spirits.
Ten Years After play at The Eagles Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Flow complete recording of their album, Flow, at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for CTI Records. The band includes Don Felder, later to play with The Eagles.
The four founding members of The Eagles play together for the first time, as the backing band for Linda Ronstadt, on the Tomorrowland stage at Disneyland, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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The three-day-long Erie Canal Soda Pop Festival continues into its second day on Bull Island in the Wabash River, Illinois, USA. The event was billed as featuring major bands including Black Sabbath, Santana, Joe Cocker, Fleetwood Mac, Canned Heat, The Allman Brothers, The Eagles and many more. In the end, over 200,000 people will arrive instead of the 30,000 expected, and the event becomes a disaster, with most of the bands pulling out because of the chaos. Bands who actually do play include Canned Heat, Brownsville Station, Black Oak Arkansas and Pure Prairie League.
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The three-day-long Erie Canal Soda Pop Festival staggers into its third and last day on Bull Island in the Wabash River, Illinois, USA. The event was billed as featuring major bands including Black Sabbath, Santana, Joe Cocker, Fleetwood Mac, Canned Heat, The Allman Brothers, The Eagles and many more. In the end, over 200,000 people arrived instead of the 30,000 expected, and the event has become a disaster, with most of the bands pulling out because of the chaos. Bands who actually do play include Canned Heat, Brownsville Station, Black Oak Arkansas and Pure Prairie League. The angry crowd burns the stage down.
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The Eagles enter the Billboard singles chart in the USA with One Of These Nights which will peak at No1.
The Eagles release the compilation album Their Greatest Hits in the USA. It will go on to notch up over 42m sales worldwide.
The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac play at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Eagles' latest album, Hotel California, hits No1 in the USA for the first of several times, and is certified platinum. It will go on to sell over nine million copies in the USA alone.
Johnny Cash becomes the first country artist to receive the Award of Merit at the American Music Awards. Other winners include Loretta Lynn, Conway Twitty, Charley Pride, Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson, Olivia Newton-John and The Eagles.
The Eagles open a European tour with the first of four nights at the Empire Pool, Wembley, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Eagles reach No1 in the Billboard US Top 40 singles with Heartache Tonight.
The Boys Of Summer by former Eagles member Don Henley peaks at No5 on the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA.
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Don Henley plays at Forest Park, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Don Henley plays at The Patriot Center, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA.
Citing ill-health, Don Henley cancels his show at The Sunrise Musical Theater, Sunrise, Florida, USA, and flies back to California to seek medical care.
Don Henley plays at Coca-Cola Starplex, Dallas, Texas, USA.
On their No Control tour, Bad Religion play at The Eagles Lodge, Schenectady, New York State, USA.
The tribute album Common Thread: Songs Of The Eagles is awarded triple-platinum status by the R.I.A.A. in the USA. The album features covers of The Eagles' songs by Clint Black, Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt, Little Texas, John Anderson, Tanya Tucker, Suzy Bogguss, Vince Gill, Billy Dean, Diamond Rio, Trisha Yearwood, Brooks And Dunn and Lorrie Morgan.
The Eagles file suit against the Hotel California restaurant in Dallas, Texas, USA, alleging trademark violations relating to the title of their hit single and album Hotel California.
Don Henley and Stevie Nicks play at the Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Don Henley and Stevie Nicks play at The Tweeter Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA.
The White Stripes play at The Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
The Eagles play at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Eagles play at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their Long Road Out Of Eden tour, The Eagles play for the first time at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their Long Road Out Of Eden tour, The Eagles play at The RBC Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
The Eagles play at The Osaka Dome, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at The Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
The Eagles play at The Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play the second of two nights at Harveys Outdoor Arena, Stateline, Nevada, USA.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play at Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA
When The Eagles Of Death Metal play at The Grog Shop, Cleveland Heights, Ohio, USA, they perform their version of Duran Duran's Save A Prayer live for the first time.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at The Olympiahalle, Munich, Germany, Europe.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at The Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at Manchester Arena, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at The MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at The MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
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