Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Date of Birth: February 12, 1952
Michael McDonald is an American musician, singer, songwriter, keyboardist, and record producer. He is a member of rock band The Doobie Brothers, with Tom Johnston, and was a member of rock band Steely Dan, along with Donald Fagen.
Michael is the son of Mary Jane and Robert McDonald. He is married to singer Amy Holland, with whom he has two children.
Michael’s paternal grandparents were named Edward Hector McDonald and Maria Franklin. Edward and Maria were Irish.
Michael’s maternal grandfather was Michael Francis Hanley (the son of Jeremiah Augustine Hanley and Catherine Moran). Jeremiah was born in Warren County, Kentucky, to Irish parents, Michael J. Hanley and Bridget O’Dea. Catherine was also Irish.
Michael’s maternal grandmother was named Genevieve Holden (the daughter of John J. Holden and Margaret).