Andy Williams

1927 - 2012

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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 three platinum certified. He was also nominated for six Grammy Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andy Williams has received more than 4,260,779 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Andy Williams is the 304th most popular singer (down from 301st in 2019), the 1,946th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,807th in 2019) and the 98th most popular American Singer.

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Among singers, Andy Williams ranks 304 out of 3,541Before him are Morten Harket, Victoria Beckham, Heino, Elis Regina, Carl Perkins, and Edita Gruberová. After him are David Byron, Boy George, Ornella Vanoni, Eric Adams, Sade, and Mahalia Jackson.

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Among people born in 1927, Andy Williams ranks 98Before him are Pierre Alechinsky, Allan Kaprow, Eduardo Martínez Somalo, R. D. Laing, Éva Székely, and Alfredo Kraus. After him are Ken Russell, César Milstein, Dana Elcar, François Furet, Rosemary Harris, and Dick Bruna. Among people deceased in 2012, Andy Williams ranks 81Before him are Carl Johan Bernadotte, Tonino Guerra, Maurice Herzog, Galina Vishnevskaya, Omar Suleiman, and Santiago Carrillo. After him are Maurice André, Meles Zenawi, Sergio Pininfarina, Bingu wa Mutharika, Alexis Weissenberg, and Warda Al-Jazairia.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Andy Williams ranks 1,946 out of 15,968Before him are Anna Nicole Smith (1967), Jerry Orbach (1935), Liv Tyler (1977), James Dwight Dana (1813), Jack Warden (1920), and Sofia Coppola (1971). After him are David Graf (1950), Elijah Muhammad (1897), Jessica Alba (1981), Beau Bridges (1941), David J. Wineland (1944), and Aaron Eckhart (1968).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Andy Williams ranks 98Before him are Anastacia (1968), Beyoncé (1981), Selena (1971), Cab Calloway (1907), Katy Perry (1984), and Carl Perkins (1932). After him are Eric Adams (1952), Mahalia Jackson (1911), Justin Timberlake (1981), Perry Como (1912), Ariana Grande (1993), and Busta Rhymes (1972).