Eddie Van


Eddie Van Halen Bio

Who is Eddie Van

One of the legendary musician, songwriter, and producer who is popularly known for being the lead guitarist and co-creator of the popular band named Van Halen.

Early Life (Childhood)

Halen was born in Nijmegen, Netherlands to his parents Jan van Halen and Eugenia van Halen. Later with his family, he migrated to Pasadena, California. First, he initiated playing piano at age six, then after drums and later ended up playing guitar.

Interesting Facts

Halen has a jaw-dropping net worth of $85 million. Halen is also an active philanthropist who has bestowed his individual guitars to The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation. Halen is regarded as the world's greatest guitarists.

Personal Life

Halen tied a knot with Valerie Bertinelli on April 11, 1981. The couple has a son named Wolfgang. After divorcing with him her, he married his girlfriend Janie Liszewski.


Eddie is the inductee of Hollywood Rock Walk, close to Slash and Jimi Hendrix.