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Williams, Andy

Born: 1927 AD
Currently alive, at 87 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Entertainers, Singer, TV Host


1927 - Born on the 3rd of December in Wall Lake Iowa, U.S.A.
1944 - He appeared with Bing Crosby (American Singer and Actor) on the hit record "Swinging on a Star".

1947 - He performed in a nightclub act with entertainer Kaye Thompson (American composer, singer and musician).

1952 - He began his solo career, he recorded six sides for RCA Victor Records (one of the flagship labels of Sony BMG Music Entertainment).

1956 - He signed a recording contract with Cadence Records and release the album "Canadian Sunset".

1961 - He moved to Columbia Records.

       - He became one of the most popular vocalists in the United States and was signed the biggest
recording contract at that time.

      - On the 25th of December he married Claudine Longet.

1962 - He became the star of his own weekly television variety show "The Andy Williams Show" and won three Emmy Awards for outstanding variety program.

1970 - He competed in the teenage-oriented singles "Where Do I Begin" the theme song from the
blockbuster film "Love Story".

1991 - He married on the second time in May to Debbie Haas.


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