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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.
Irving Azoff is born. He will find success as a personal manager in the music industry, looking after artists including The Eagles, Steely Dan, Van Halen, Journey, Christina Aguilera and Neil Diamond.
The Dynamics play at Little Moon Lake dance hall, Nebraska, USA. Their bass player/singer Randy Meisner, will in due course join The Eagles.
The Eagles (UK band) and The Springfields play at The Rialto, York, England, UK, Europe.
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 Eagles play at Waikiki Shell, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
The three-day long Ozark Music Festival comes to an end at The Fairgrounds, Sedalia, Missouri. Artists appearing over the course of the event have included 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 play as part of The Summer Of Stars concert series in Washington Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Top Ten singles on WABC Music Radio, New York City, USA, for the week beginning on this date are as follows :

1. Theme from S.W.A.T. - Rhythm Heritage (ABC)

2. All By Myself - Eric Carmen (Arista)

3. 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover - Paul Simon (Columbia)

4. Love Machine, Part 1 - The Miracles (Tamla)

5. December, 1963 (Oh What a Night) - The 4 Seasons (Warner Brothers)

6. Breaking Up Is Hard to Do - Neil Sedaka (Rocket)

7. Take It To The Limit - The Eagles (Asylum)

8. Dream Weaver - Gary Wright (Warner Brothers)

9. I Write the Songs - Barry Manilow (Arista)

10. You Sexy Thing - Hot Chocolate (Big Tree)

The Eagles play at Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Eagles reach No1 in the Billboard US Top 40 singles with Heartache Tonight.
Twenty eight year old Texan Joseph Riviera, pulls out a gun in the New York offices of Elektra/Asylum Records, and demands to see either Jackson Browne or The Eagles, because he wants them to finance his trucking business. He is over-powered by police.
The Urban Cowboy soundtrack is certified platinum by the R.I.A.A. in the USA. The double LP features Anne Murray, Kenny Rogers, The Eagles, Mickey Gilley, Bonnie Raitt, Linda Ronstadt and J.D. Souther, Jimmy Buffett, The Charlie Daniels Band and others. The film is considered to have started the 1980s boom in pop-country music known variously as the Urban Cowboy Movement, Neo-Country or Hill Boogie.
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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Don Henley releases a new single, Sunset Grill, on Epic Records in the UK.
At the MTV Video Awards event in Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA, Don Henley's The Boys Of Summer scoops Video Of The Year plus three more awards. Best Male Video goes to Bruce Springsteen for I’m On Fire, and Best female Video to Tina Turner for What’s Love Got To Do With It.
At a New Year's Party held by Don Henley, a former member of The Eagles, at his ranch in Aspen, Colorado, USA, presidential candidate Gary Hart first meets Donna Rice, who will later become embroiled with him in a scandal.
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 Elliott Hall Of Music, West Lafayette, Indiana, 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.
Hotel California by The Eagles is certified as a nine-times platinum album by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
On their Hell Freezes Over tour, The Eagles play at The Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa, USA.
When The Eagles play at The Starwood Amphitheatre, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, the star-studded crowd includes Clay Walker, Tim McGraw, Doug Supernaw, Brooks And Dunn, Steve Winwood, Reba McEntire, Lorrie Morgan and Diamond Rio's Brian Prout.
Don Henley of The Eagles marries his first and only wife, model Sharon Summerall, in Malibu, Los Angeles, California, USA. Guests at the wedding include Glenn Frey, Joe Walsh, Randy Newman, Jackson Browne, David Crosby, Jimmy Buffett, Sheryl Crow, and others. Live music at the reception is supplied by Tony Bennett, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel and Sting.
The Eagles play at The Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Don Henley and Stevie Nicks play at The Tweeter Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA.
The Eagles play at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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 for the first time 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.
Universal Music Publishing Group in Santa Monica, California, USA, announces that six-time Grammy winner Glenn Frey of The Eagles has been signed to an exclusive worldwide publishing deal [excluding the USA].
Bastille play at The Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
The Eagles play at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
The Eagles play at Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
It is reported that The Eagles' History of The Eagles tour, which launched in July 2013, has grossed more than $145,000,000 and played to 1.1m fans.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play the first of two nights at Harveys Outdoor Arena, Stateline, Nevada, USA.
On their History Of ... tour, The Eagles play at The PPL Center, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 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.
Glenn Frey, a founding member of The Eagles, dies aged 67 in New York City, USA, of complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis and pneumonia, while recovering from intestinal surgery.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin, New Zealand, Oceania.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles play at First Direct Arena, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.