old pix
Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Register
Likes Likes:  0
Results 1 to 12 of 12

Thread: old pix

  1. #1
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    12.27.01
    Age
    54
    Location
    Oklahoma City
    Posts
    318
    Posts Per Day
    0.05
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Eruption,HFT,Mean Street,Humans Being
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    3


  2. #2
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    07.06.01
    Location
    california
    Posts
    452
    Posts Per Day
    0.06
    Favorite VH Album

    F.U.C.K.
    Favorite VH Song

    POUND CAKE
    Last Online

    05.08.08 @ 02:22 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    How old was Mrs. VH when she had her children? I've seen a few pics of her with her kids when they were young and she always looks like an old woman. Btw, Eddie was a cute kid!

  3. #3
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    12.27.01
    Age
    54
    Location
    Oklahoma City
    Posts
    318
    Posts Per Day
    0.05
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Eruption,HFT,Mean Street,Humans Being
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    3

    Eugenia van Beers was born in 1914. Which would have made her app. 39 when she had Alex May 8th, 1953 and app. 41 when she had Ed January 26th, 1955.

    Jan Van Halen was born in 1920.

    The band originally lied about their age as they were starting out by one year. I guess to make everyone think they were younger than they really were?

  4. #4
    Emperor of VHLinks.com
    Brett's Avatar
    Join Date
    09.02.99
    Location
    So Cal
    Posts
    76,044
    Posts Per Day
    9.89
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Unchained
    Last Online

    Today @ 07:41 AM
    Likes (Given)
    115
    Likes (Received)
    638
    Thanks (Given)
    2125
    Thanks (Received)
    14173

    Achievements:
    Pic PosterMaster PraiserSupremely-LikedElite Daily Poster350,000 VHL Life PointsThee King
    The band used to lie actually TWO years about their ages, as Ed is often reported to have been born in 1957, not '55.
    Webmaster
    VHLinks.com - The Internet's Largest Van Halen Fan Forum
    http://www.vhlinks.com

    Check Out My YouTube Guitar Videos!
    http://www.youtube.com/banoneguitar
    Direct Link To Subscribe To My Channel!
    http://www.youtube.com/banoneguitar?sub_confirmation=1

    Join the VHLinks Facebook Group!



  5. #5
    5150
    Crown Royal's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.05.01
    Posts
    591
    Posts Per Day
    0.09
    Last Online

    09.09.20 @ 07:02 AM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    17

    Achievements:
    VHLinks Proud!15,000 VHL Life PointsKnight Of Da Roundtable
    It's hard to believe that Edward got his first guitar in 1967 and in 10 short years we had Van Halen 1, with Ed being considered on of the best guitarist ever.

    Simply amazing!

    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

  6. #6
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    08.01.02
    Age
    47
    Location
    South Florida
    Posts
    339
    Posts Per Day
    0.05
    Favorite VH Album

    VH1
    Favorite VH Song

    On Fire
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    I think whats even sicker than that is that this little dude, by the time he got out of high school, had pretty much reinvented the instrument!
    I hear the stories about Eddie and Alex doing perfect note-for-note versions of Cream, The Who and others and I just shake my head in disbelief.
    They where little high school scrubs who had just been playing guitar & drums for like 2 or 3 years!! How in the hell man? unreal...

    You hear VH bootlegs from 75' & 76' and you can tell Ed was already sounded like a seasoned vet by then...

  7. #7
    Banned!

    Join Date
    09.20.02
    Age
    50
    Location
    michigan
    Posts
    241
    Posts Per Day
    0.04
    Favorite VH Album

    their next one
    Favorite VH Song

    dance the night away
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    His mom's name is really Van Beers?

  8. #8
    Hang 'Em High
    Raldo's Avatar
    Join Date
    01.11.00
    Location
    Cromwell, CT USA
    Posts
    19,814
    Posts Per Day
    2.62
    Favorite VH Song

    Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love
    Last Online

    Today @ 03:52 AM
    Likes (Given)
    137
    Likes (Received)
    143
    Thanks (Given)
    3357
    Thanks (Received)
    2409

    Achievements:
    Master PraiserSupremely-LikedVHLinks Proud!75,000 VHL Life PointsThee King
    Thanks for the pics. I wonder if anyone has a picture of their father. Since Al looks so much like his mom, it wouldn't be a stretch to think that Ed looks like dear old dad.
    Remember the Heroes - 9/11/01

    In 2012, the phoenix has risen!!

    "High speed, low drag."

    "Look at all the people here tonight!!!" - 10/5/07, 5/20/08 Mohegan Sun

    Congratulations to Van Halen as part of the Class of 2007 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!

    Cinco de Cabo @ Foxwoods: "A giant party with live music" - S. Hagar

    got tequila?

    http://keepitaliveforever.com

  9. #9
    Somebody Get Me A Doctor
    Dan Halen's Avatar
    Join Date
    07.16.00
    Age
    35
    Location
    Corvallis, OR, USA
    Posts
    9,345
    Posts Per Day
    1.27
    Last Online

    09.26.07 @ 02:38 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    10


    Donor

    Originally posted by Raldo:
    Thanks for the pics. I wonder if anyone has a picture of their father. Since Al looks so much like his mom, it wouldn't be a stretch to think that Ed looks like dear old dad.
    Here's a pic of Ed and his dad:

    http://www.geocities.com/dan_halen27...and_father.jpg
    "It's so damn hot... milk was a bad choice." --Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

  10. #10
    Eruption

    Join Date
    01.30.02
    Posts
    242
    Posts Per Day
    0.04
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    Dan Halen,

    That link seems dead ...
    Or is just me ?

  11. #11
    Little Dreamer

    Join Date
    06.27.02
    Age
    52
    Location
    Va. Beach, Va
    Posts
    35
    Posts Per Day
    0.01
    Favorite VH Album

    WACF
    Favorite VH Song

    house of pain
    Last Online

    03.02.05 @ 02:40 AM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0


    Thought I'd help you you out, Dan Halen. It appears you pissed off Yahoo.

    [ November 06, 2002, 02:05 AM: Message edited by: inforthekill ]
    <a href="http://www.starcalledsun.com" target="_blank">www.starcalledsun.com</a>

  12. #12
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    12.27.01
    Age
    54
    Location
    Oklahoma City
    Posts
    318
    Posts Per Day
    0.05
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Eruption,HFT,Mean Street,Humans Being
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    3

    bobthyfan
    Member # 4657 posted November 05, 2002 05:06 PM
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    His mom's name is really Van Beers?
    Yes, I believe that was her maiden name. van Beers.

    The family actually changed their name from van Halen to Van Halen shortly after they arrived in America.

 

 

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •