Everly Brothers

American rock and roll duo

Phil and Don Everly (Phil January 19, 1939 – January 3, 2014 and Don February 1, 1937 – August 21, 2021) were two brothers from the U.S. state of Iowa. They started performing in the 1950s and had a lot of famous songs in the 1950s and 1960s. They are considered very influential in rock and roll.

The Everly Brothers
The Everly Brothers, Phil (left) and Don (right)
The Everly Brothers, Phil (left) and Don (right)
Background information
BornPhil: (1939-01-19)January 19, 1939
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Don: (1937-02-01)February 1, 1937
Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, U.S.
OriginShenandoah, Iowa, U.S.
DiedPhil: January 3, 2014(2014-01-03) (aged 74)
Burbank, California, U.S.
Don: August 21, 2021(2021-08-21) (aged 82)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
GenresCountry, rockabilly, rock and roll
Years active1957–1973, 1983–2005
LabelsCadence, Warner Bros., RCA, Razor & Tie, Mercury

Don was born in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. He died on August 21, 2021 in Nashville, Tennessee of heart attack at the age of 84.[1]

Phil was born in Chicago, Illinois. He died at age 74 on January 3, 2014 in Burbank, California from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.[2]

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