English dairy farmer and the founder of the Glastonbury Festival
Michael Eavis CBE (born Athelstan Joseph Michael Eavis; 17 October 1935) is an English dairy farmer. He is the founder of the Glastonbury Festival, which takes place at his farm in Pilton, Somerset.
Eavis in 2005
Athelstan Joseph Michael Eavis
17 October 1935
|Known for||Founding Glastonbury Festival|
|Children||Emily Eavis and four others|
|Parent(s)||Michael and Jean Eavis|
- "To be Ordinary Commanders of the Civil Division of the said Most Excellent Order". London Gazette (Supplement No. 1). 16 June 2007. p. 7. Retrieved 25 June 2013.