Sharon Summerall

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Celebrity Partner, Former Model (1962)
Mon Mar 30 2020
By   Selena

Sharon Summerall is a former American model who has established herself as one of the most famous faces in the fashion world. However, she came to the limelight after marrying a legendary American singer-songwriter, Don Henley. Well, Don is best known for being the founding member, lead guitarist, and vocalist of Eagles, which founded in early 1971.

The celebrity wife was born in Texas, America, in around 1962. However, the exact date of her birth date and history to her family remains secret or removed from the media. So far, she belongs to Caucasian ethnicity and holds American citizenship.

Married to Don in 1995 at Malibu

This beautiful woman, Sharon, first met her future partner Don Henley in 1993 just after retiring from modeling career. So they immediately feel for each other and have started dating. The pair have become formally engaged within the first four months of dating.

Sharon Summerall  marries Don Henley on May 20, 1995
Image: Sharon Summerall married Don Henley on May 20, 1995
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Model Summerall and Eagles legend Henley formally tied the knot at a Malibu, California, after two years of love relationship on May 20, 1995. The wedding ceremony took place privately among their loved ones and in the presence of many celebrities such as Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Billy Joel, John Fogerty.

At the wedding reception held at Vista Ranch, musicians including Jackson Browne, Sheryl Crow, Glenn Frey, and Tony Bennett performed to make their day even more memorable. On top of that, Henley also sang the 'Beatles' classic  In My Life, to his bride. The guests managed to rock into the early hours. One waiter said, "It was a party that was happening."

gendary, American singer-songwriter, Don Henley' song 'Everything Is Different Now is inspiration behind his wife, Sharon
Caption: Sharon Summerall and Don Henley cutting a cake at a reception
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Husband, Henley, also loves to write songs about Sharon and has also written several songs about her. Sharon is the inspiration behind some of his essential songs, including the 'Everything Is Different Now' song from the Inside Job (2000) soundtrack. Likewise, this solo album peaked at number 7 on The Billboard 200.

Raise Three Kids Away from the Glamour World

The lovely married couple, Sharon and Don, have three children from their weddings together. Their first daughter, Annabel Henley, was born on 17 December 1995. They have another daughter, Julia Sophia Henley (23), and a son, Will Henley (born February 9, 1998).

Sharon Summerall  and Don Henley Raise Three Kids Away from the Glamor World
Picture: Sharon Summerall with her whole family 
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However, the three's proud parents always wanted their children to grow up away from Showbiz. Similarly, Henley told in an interview with 'Mirror, growing up children in Los Angeles was a challenge in February 2012, so they moved to Dallas, Texas, where Don's parents lived. 

Thus, when growing up, the children have had enough time to spend with their grandparents. Also, Grammy-winning singer children attended the school just 20 minutes away from home.

Past Love Affair of Musician, Henley

For around 24 years, Summerall and the legendary musician Don have been in a great marital relationship. Although two Grammy awards nominees had a history of failed romantic relationships with a multitude of beauties in Hollywood in the past. In 1974, he was briefly involved romantically with the jewelry designer Loree Rodkin.

Don Henley dated an American singer-songwriter, Stevie Nicks for two years
Caption: Don Henley and his ex-girlfriend, Stevie Nicks
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Following their breakup, Don's song Wasted Time and parts of the lyrics for Hotel California was the real inspiration for their relationship. Then late in 1975, he started dating Fleetwood Mac' singer Stevie Nicks, which lasted on and off for the next two years. 

The founding member of The Eagles also began a relationship with model and actress Lois Chiles that lasted for three years. On 21 November 1980, when a 16-year-old girl was found nude and arrested for prostitution under the influence of drugs in his house. Don was fined $2,500 and placed on probation for two years.

wo Grammy Awards Winner, Don was once engaged to his fiance, Maren Jensen in 1980s
Snap: Two Grammy Awards Winner, Don took a close picture with fiance, Maren Jensen
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After that incident, the drummer engaged in the early 1980s with Battlestar Galactica actress Maren Jensen. But, in 1986, the marriage was called off. Likewise, Maren, who also sings harmony vocals on the hit, Johnny Can't Learn, is dedicated to his first solo album, I Can't Stand Still.

How Rich is Sharon Summerall?

The Former model, Shannon, who began fashioning and modeling in the early 80s, may have achieved good fortune inside herself. In fact, despite leaving early, she was able to make significant earnings from modeling. She is enjoying a net worth $1 Million as per some online tabloids as of early 2020.

Don Henley's wife Sharon Summerall  is a former model
Image: Don Henley and Sharon Summerall's  Cover Story of Wedding Ceremony 
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During her career, Summerall had worked with many agencies such as Elite 'in Chicago from 1986 to 1987. Besides, she also had worked in Paris with 'Eva Models.' Similarly, she made multiple appearances on some of the most popular magazines 'covers. Although having been diagnosed with various sclerosis disorders, she formally withdrew from modeling in 1995.

What is Shaon's Husband, Don's worth? 

On the other side, her life partner Don Henley is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who enjoys a whopping $200 Million Net Worth as of 2020. Likewise, he made this prosperous fortune, for being one of the founding members of a prolific American rock band, The Eagles. 

Eagles' band members reunited again in 1994 after 14 years of seperation
Caption: Don Henley with Eagles' band members
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Well, the former American rock band, Eagles, was formed in Los Angeles in 1971.  First, the band split up in 1980, after a rough tour and personal problems that emerged during The Long Run album. But 14 years later, the Eagles reunited again in 1994.

The founding members included Glenn Frey (guitars, vocals), Don Henley (drums, vocals), Bernie Leadon (guitars, vocals), and Randy Meisner (bass guitar, vocals). To date, one of the best-selling bands in the world, Eagles have sold more than 200 million records with 100 million albums sold in the United States alone.

Plus, the band was ranked number 75 on the 2004 list of 100 Greatest Artists of All Time by Rolling Stone. So Don sings lead vocals among other Eagles hits on Hotel California, Witchy Girl, Desperado, and Best of My Love.

Eagles legend Don Henley paid $2.212for a three-bedroom, two bathrooms, 1,827 square feet Spanish bungalow in West Hollywood
Image: Eagles legend Don Henley paid $2.212 for a three-bedroom, two bathrooms, 1,827 square feet Spanish bungalow in West Hollywood
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As of now, the fourth wealthiest drummer in the world, Don lives in a beautiful Spanish bungalow worth $2.212 million in West Hollywood in 2018 along with his family. Built-in 1920, the 1,827-square-foot home consists of three bedrooms, two bathrooms, including central air and contemporary lighting and bathroom fixtures.

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