- Name: Andy Williams
- Born: 12/03/1927
- Died: 09/25/2012 (84 years old)
- Occupation: Singer, actor, record producer
- Website: andywilliams.com
Howard Andrew Williams (December 3, 1927 – September 25, 2012) was an American singer. He recorded 43 albums in his career, of which 15 have been gold-certified and 3 platinum-certified. He was also nominated for six Grammy Awards. He hosted The Andy Williams Show, a television variety show, from 1962 to 1971, and numerous TV specials. The Andy Williams Show won three Emmy awards. The Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri, is named after the song for which he is best known—Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini’s “Moon River”. He sold more than 100 million records worldwide, including more than 10 million certified units in the United States.
Birth Name: Howard Andrew Williams
Alias: Howard Andrew Williams
Genre: Traditional pop, easy listening
Birth Place: Wall Lake, Iowa, U.S.
Death Place: Branson, Missouri, U.S.