Everly Brothers Musician Don Everly Passed Away – What Happened?

Everly Brothers Musician Don Everly Passed Away – What Happened?

Singer Don Everly died last night but what was his cause of death? One-half of the singing duo The Everly Brothers, Don Everly was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001.

Don Everly was an American musician, singer, actor, and a member of the singing duo, The Everly Brothers. Don and his brother Phil were charter members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Their music has been featured in several movies and TV shows including, Bluebird, Shindig!, Flipper, and many more. 

The Everly Brothers’ first hit was Bye Bye Love in 1957, and they produced several hits in the coming years. Don Everly sadly passed away on August 21, and many people have posted his Obituary.

Who Is Don Everly’s Wife?

Don Everly’s wife was Adela Garza

Adela Garza and Don Everly were married on March 22, 1997, and were together till his last breath. 

According to his IMDb profile, Everly was previously married three times. His first wife was Mary Sue Ingraham, with whom he had one child. They were married from March 25, 1957, till their divorce on May 22, 1961. He had three children from his second marriage to Venetia Stevenson. Don and Venetia got married on February 13, 1962, and divorced in March 1970. The singer got married to Karen Prettyman on May 5, 1975, and they divorced on March 8, 1983.

The names of Don Everly’s children are Edan Everly, Erin Everly, Stacy Everly, and Venetia Everly.

Don Everly’s Net Worth Details Explored

Don Everly’s net worth is around $20 million, reports Celebrity Net Worth.

He has contributed his writing in TV series and movies such as 60 minutes, Beatrix, Oranje wonder Vuur, The Joy of the Single, The Marty Stuart Show, Rock & Chips, Cairo Time, Brothers in Arms, Saturday Night Live, and many more. He recorded some of his biggest hits in the 1950s and the 1960s. 

He served in the United States Marines from November 25, 1961, to February 13, 1962. 

Don Everly was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at the Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, California for Recording along with his brother, Phil Everly.

Is He Still Alive Or Dead?

Don Everly sadly passed away on August 21, 2021, at the age of 84 years. 

It is unclear how Everly passed away as his cause of death is still private. Don’s brother, Phil Everly passed away on January 3, 2014, due to lung disease. 

Don Everly was born on February 1, 1937, to parents Margaret Embry Everly and Issac Milford “Ike” Everly, Jr. Don’s birth name was Issac Donald Everly. He grew up with his family in Brownie, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.