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The Eagles

Don Felder, lead guitarist of The Eagles, is born in Gainesville, Florida, USA.
Bristol-based instrumental combo The Eagles play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe, supported by Mel Ryder and The Spirits.
Yes play at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland, USA, supported by The Eagles.
A coffin containing the body of country-rock star Gram Parsons is stolen from LAX Airport, Los Angeles, California, USA, by his road manager, Phil Kaufman, who drives it out to the Joshua Tree National Monument in the Navajo Desert and sets fire to the corpse, in accordance with a request made by Parsons before his death. The incident is immortalised in the song Fast Cars And Rented Beds by Julian Dawson on his 2004 album Bedroom Suite. The 2003 movie Grand Theft Parsons is about the same incident. Another song inspired by the life [and death] of Gram Parsons is My Man by The Eagles.
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The second day of the three-day long Ozark Music Festival is held at The Fairgrounds, Sedalia, Missouri. Artists appearing over the course of the event include Jefferson Starship, The Eagles, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Bachman Turner Overdirve, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Mahavishnu Orchestra, The Earl Scruggs Revue, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Boz Scaggs, Electric Flag, Ted Nugent And The Amboy Dukes, David Bromberg, Leo Kottke, Cactus, Bob Seger and Bruce Springsteen. Hosting the event is Wolfman Jack.
The Eagles enter the Billboard US singles chart with One Of These Nights which will peak at No1.
Bernie Leadon officially leaves The Eagles and, in due course, will be replaced by Joe Walsh.
The Eagles play in The Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac play at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Eagles reach No1 in the Billboard US Top 40 singles with Heartache Tonight.
The Eagles play at The Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA.
A naked 16-year-old girl, found in the Los Angeles, California, USA, home of Eagles member Don Henley, has to be treated for drug intoxication. Henley is arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, cocaine and quaaludes, plus contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
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It is officially revealed that The Eagles have split up.
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Glenn Frey of The Eagles makes his acting debut in tv show Miami Vice in the USA. The episode is based on Frey's song Smuggler's Blues.
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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Neil Young, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks (of Fleetwood Mac), Joni Mitchell, Glenn Frey and Don Henley (of The Eagles) take part in Get Tough On Toxics, a charity fundraiser in Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California, USA.
Don Henley of The Eagles, MCA music entertainment group chief Irving Azoff and activist-producer Norman Lear meet with US Senator Al Gore and his wife Tipper Gore at the MCA executive dining room to discuss 'issues of mutual concern'. These issues are widely believed to include censorship of the products of the music and movie industries.
Don Henley plays at The Tower Theatre, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA.
Don Henley plays at The Patriot Center, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA.
Don Henley plays at Coca-Cola Starplex, Dallas, Texas, USA.
The Eagles play at The Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA.
The Eagles play at The Next Stage, Grand Prairie, Texas, USA.
The Eagles play at Meadowlands, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.
Don Henley and Stevie Nicks play at the Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Eagles play at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Eagles play at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Readers of Total Guitar magazine vote Jimmy Page's guitar solo in Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin as the greatest guitar solo of all time, beating out tracks by Van Halen, Queen, Jimi Hendrix and The Eagles.
The Eagles play at The Arena, Verona, Italy, Europe.
According to figures released by Pollstar, London's O2 is the world's most popular music arena for the second year in a row, having sold nearly two million tickets in the past year, including sell-outs by Kylie Minogue, The Eagles, Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Stevie Wonder, The Spice Girls and Sir Elton John. The world's next most-visited arena is Madison Square Gardens, New York City, USA.
The Eagles Of Death Metal play at Brixton Academy, London.
The Eagles play at Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The Eagles play at The MEN Arena, Manchester, UK.
On their Long Road Out Of Eden tour, The Eagles play the second of three non-consecutive nights at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Peter Lopez, the lawyer who represented music business clients including Michael Jackson, The Eagles, Andrea Bocelli and Michael Buble, is found dead at his home in Encino, California, USA, apparently having committed suicide by shooting himself. Lopez was married to the actress Catherine Bach.
On their Long Road Out Of Eden tour, The Eagles play the first of two night at The GM Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Gibson Custom guitars launch the Don Felder 'Hotel California' 1959 Les Paul, a limited edition guitar created in the image of the original 1959 Les Paul Standard on which Don Felder played his solos on The Eagles' album Hotel California.
The Eagles play at The Nagoya Dome, Nagoya, Japan, Asia.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at The Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Keith Grant, known for his work as a recording engineer at Olympic Studios, London, England, UK, 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 found dead on his boat at Sunbury-on-Thames, UK, with a beer in his hand. Grant was not only an engineer, he co-designed and co-owned Olympic.
The Eagles play the second of two nights at The MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Eagles play at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
The European leg of The History of The Eagles 2014 tour comes to a close with a show at The Summer Festival in Lucca, Italy.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play at Tacoma Dome, Tacoma, Washington, USA.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play the first of two nights at Harveys Outdoor Arena, Stateline, Nevada, USA.
Don Henley of The Eagles presents The Walden Woods Project's 2014 Global Environmental Leadership Award to actor Robert Redford during a fundraising event at The Citi Performing Arts Center/Wang Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, featuring an intimate concert by The Eagles.
Eagles Of Death Metal release thgeir fourth studio album, Zipper Down.
The Eagles Of Death Metal return to The Bataclan, Paris, France, Europe, to complete the gig that was violently disrupted by a terrorist attack three months earlier. After the show, the band's vocalist-guitarist Jesse Hughes, tells a French tv reporter that guns should be available to anybody who wants them.
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