Full Name: Eddie Van Halen [Edward Lodewijk Van Halen]
Nationality: Dutch-born American
Profession: Hall of Fame rocker
Why Famous: Best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and co-founder of the hard rock band Van Halen. He is ranked as one of the world's greatest guitarists, and one of the most influential rock guitarists of the 20th century.
- 1981-04-11 Valerie Bertinelli marries Eddie Van Halen
- 2007-12-20 "Hot in Cleveland" actress Valerie Bertinelli (47) divorces guitarist Eddie Van Halen (52) due to irreconcilable differences after 25 years of marriage
- 2009-06-27 Rocker Eddie Van Halen (54) weds publicist Janie Liszewski (39) at his seven-acre estate in the hills above Studio City, California
- 1984-07-13 Eddie Van Halen joins in, in a Jacksons concert