Glenn Lewis Frey was born on November 6, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan and raised in the suburban community near Royal Oak. As one of the original founding members and guitarists of Eagles, he was known for his works in Tequila Sunrise, Hotel California, and Take It Easy, all of which are among the band’s greatest hits. Together with Don Henley (drummer), Bernie Leadon (guitarist), and Randy Meisner (Bassist), Glenn Frey formed the Eagles and the band would go on to become one of the world’s most successful and biggest rock bands. Frey was also considered prolific solo artist. He died at the age of 67 in New York City on January 18, 2016.