Rock star Eddie Van Halen has died aged 65.
The musician who with his brother Alex was the founder of he 80’s group Van Halen was born in Amsterdam in Holland, his family decided to move to the US in 1962.
It is believed Eddie whilst attending school in America would stay behind after class due to his desire to be a professional musician.
He married actress Valerie Bertinelli in 1981 and had one son called Wolfgang.
Eddie was a big smoker and his health suffered, he was in and out of hospital last year and was diagnosed with throat cancer.
He passed away on 6 October 2020 from his condition that had spread to his brain and other organs.