TwitterACicon86x90vert facebookACicon86x90vert
TV/Radio XFINITY | WOW! | WBBM | WXRT | B96 + Dance | US99 | K-HITS CHICAGO

   *** SCORES: BEARS | BLACKHAWKS | BULLS | CUBS | FIRE | WHITE SOX ***
YoutubeTwitterFacebookArlingtoncardinalYahoo! Google Bing Aol.ArlingtoncardinalTMZ Rotten Tomatoes ET Online Box Office MojoArlingtoncardinal Channel 9 WGN Channel 7 Chicago ABC Channel 5 Chicago NBC Channel 2 Chicago CBS Daily HeraldChicago Tribune Breaking NewsArlingtoncardinal Chicago Gas PricesFloridaCardinal.comGLOBALCONFLICTMAPS.COM Arlingtoncards.com THE GUIDE

Dan Fogelberg, Dead from Prostate Cancer at Age 56

Wed December 26 2007 2:58 am  http://www.arlingtoncardinal.com/?p=2530
 Share The Cardinal -- Arlingtoncardinal.com Articles (E-Mail, Facebook, Twitter & More) 

CHICAGO BEARS RADIO -- WBBM Newsradio 780 "Traffic on the 8's"

Dan Fogelberg died of prostate cancer on December 16, 2007 at his home in Maine with his wife Jean by his side. Fogelberg was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer in 2004. He underwent hormonal therapy and achieved a partial remission but treatment failed to completely eliminate the second-most common cancer after skin cancer. Various treatments, including surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy, have proven effective in fighting prostate cancer, which typically afflicts men in their sixties and seventies.

Fogelberg, the youngest of three sons, was born in Peoria, Illinois, the son of Margaret (née Young), a classically-trained pianist, and Lawrence Peter Fogelberg, a high school band director who spent most of his career at Peoria Woodruff High School and Pekin High School. He started out in rock bands in Peoria.

After graduating from Woodruff High School in 1969, Dan Fogelberg studied theater arts and painting at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and began performing as a solo acoustic player in area coffeehouses. He was discovered in 1971 by Irving Azoff. Fogelberg and Azoff – who started his music-management career promoting another Champaign-Urbana act, REO Speedwagon – moved to California to seek their fortunes. Fogelberg became a session musician who played with pop-folk artists like Van Morrison. In 1972, Fogelberg released his debut album Home Free with moderate success. Fogelberg’s second effort was much more successful: the 1974 Joe Walsh-produced album Souvenirs and its hit song “Part of the Plan” catapulted him to stardom.

His best-remembered songs include Longer; The Power of Gold, Leader of the Band and Same Old Lang Syne.

Billboard Top 40 Songs
#2  – Longer               (1979)
#7  – Hard to Say          (1981)
#9  – Same Old Lang Syne   (1980)
#9  – Leader of the Band   (1981)
#13 – The Language of Love (1984)
#18 – Run for the Roses    (1982)  — written for the 1982 Kentucky Derby
#21 – Heart Hotels         (1980)
#23 – Missing You          (1982)
#24 – The Power of Gold    (1978) — produced with Tim Weisberg
#29 – Make Love Stay       (1983)
#31 – Part of the Plan     (1975)

Solo Discography
Home Free (1972)
Souvenirs (1974)
Captured Angel (1975)
Nether Lands (1977)
Phoenix (1979)
The Innocent Age (1981)
Greatest Hits (1982)
Windows and Walls (1984)
High Country Snows (1985)
Exiles (1987)
The Wild Places (1990)
Dan Fogelberg Live: Greetings from the West (1991)
River of Souls (1993)
Love Songs (1995)
Portrait ~ 4-CD Box Set Spanning 25 Years Of Music (1997)
Promises (1997)
Super Hits (1998)
The First Christmas Morning (1999)
Live: Something Old New Borrowed & Some Blues (2000)
The Very Best of Dan Fogelberg (2001)
The Essential Dan Fogelberg (2003)
Full Circle (2003)

Albums with Tim Weisberg
Twin Sons of Different Mothers (1978)
No Resemblance Whatsoever (1995)

See also …
danfogelberg.com (Official Site)
thelivinglegacy.net/wishes.html

prostatecancerfoundation.org/danfogelberg

CLEAR SKIES?  Weather Data for Wednesday, December 26th, 2007

   

IMPORTANT NOTE: All persons referred to as subjects, defendants, offenders or suspects, etc. are presumed to be innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.


Try a more powerful search in the box below ... SEARCH BOX PRODUCES RESULTS FOR The Cardinal -- Arlingtoncardinal.com ...
(POWERFUL SEARCH for The Cardinal, which can be expanded on the results page.)

Where background Wikipedia info/photos are used, original work is modified and released under CC-BY-SA.

! MORE NEWS FAST!!! MOST RECENT: CRIMEBLOG | MOST RECENT: FIREBLOG | SUBMIT NEWS TIPS
::: Health, wellness and fitness gifts! CoolFitnessGifts.com ::: Cubs, Sox caps at ChicagoFanfare.com :::

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS BREAKING NEWS --The Cardinal -- Arlingtoncardinal.com is a breaking news blog with Arlington Heights & Chicagoland emphasis. Early breaking reports may prove to be inaccurate after follow-up investigation, which may or may not be updated in The Cardinal -- Arlingtoncardinal.com. For in-depth coverage, please also check the following links for network television, cable news networks and Chicago local media coverage ...

Daily Herald | Daily Herald -- Arlington Heights | YouTube.com/DailyHeraldClips
Today's headline videos: FOXNews Video | YouTube.com/FoxNews | Associated Press | The Cardinal
Chicago Area Newspapers
CNN Arlington Heights  FOXNEWS  BREITBART.COM  cbs2chicago  NBC 5 Chicago  abc7chicago   WGNTV      WGNRADIO720  NEWSRADIO 78  CHICAGO BREAKING NEW  Daily Herald Arlington Heights  Chicago Tribune   Seed Newsvine
 
Video LOGO youtube Twitter Arlingtoncards facebook battery status Cardinal Calendar Search Batteries Plus RSS Help ...
All Headlines
crimeblog | fireblog
« EARLIER | SEARCH ARTICLES BY DATE -- Arlingtoncardinal.com/searchdate | LATER »

Comments for Arlingtoncardinal.com
COMMENTS are now available via one or more of our official Facebook pages. Comments no longer appear on the Arlingtoncardinal.com article per se. Please comment on Facebook.com/ArlingtonCardinal or check the other popular Arlington Cardinal Facebook pages at Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook ...

SUBMIT CRIME TIPS ...
Anyone having information about serious crime in Arlington Heights should register on CitizenObserver.com and look for the anonymous TIP411 feature, or call Arlington Heights Crime Stoppers at 847-590-STOP (847-590-7867). Callers are guaranteed anonymity and may qualify for a cash reward of up to $1,000. Not a resident of Arlington Heights? Check CitizenObserver.com for availability for your community.

   Arlingtoncardinal.com/traffic | Traffic on Twitter

CHICAGOLAND RADAR


Weather radar map is provided by DarkSky.net
Arl Hts Weather | NEXRAD | FULL SCREEN RADAR

RSS Cardinal Weather Center

  • Current Conditions : 43.5F, Overcast - 1:21 PM CST Nov. 17
    Temperature: 43.5°F | Humidity: 73% | Pressure: 29.91in ( Falling) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: SSW | Wind Speed: 4.5mph
  • Tonight as of Nov. 17 3:04 AM CST
    Tonight - Rain and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening becoming southwest and decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.
  • Today as of Nov. 17 3:04 AM CST
    Today - Cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain in the afternoon. Blustery. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph inland...but south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph near the lake.
  • Saturday as of Nov. 17 3:04 AM CST
    Saturday - Windy. Rain and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then light rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. North winds 10 to 20 mph in the morning becoming northwest and increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

US & WORLD NEWS

Top News Video …

CHICAGOFIREMAP.NET TWITTER

digital-lifestyle.com

TMZ Plus …

RSS OBITUARIES