Hank Williams

Hank Williams
1923 - 1953

Hank Williams  American Country Musician


Hiram King "Hank" Williams, (/hæŋk wɪljəmz /; September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) was an American singer-songwriter and musician. Regarded as one of the most significant and influential American singers and songwriters of the 20th century, Williams...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship8 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Hank
Middle Name King
Last Name Williams
Full Name at Birth Hiram King Williams
Alternative Name Luke the Drifter, The Hillbilly Shakespeare, Harm, The Singing Kid
Age 29 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th September, 1923
Birthplace Mount Olive, Alabama, USA
Died 1st January, 1953
Place of Death Oak Hill, West Virginia, USA
Cause of Death Overdose of morphine and alcohol
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, musician
Occupation Country Musician
Claim to Fame Williams Began his career in 1937 at WSFA radio Station as and Perform and Host
Music Genre (Text) Country, Western, honky-tonk, folk, blues, gospel
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1937–1953
Music Style Traditional Country, Honky Tonk
Music Mood Melancholy, Earthy, Organic, Reckless, Rousing, Rollicking, Passionate, Freewheeling, Plaintive, Yearning, Lively, Rustic, Swaggering, Bleak, Cathartic, Autumnal, Playful, Sad, Bittersweet, Wistful, Rambunctious
Instrument Guitar, Vocals, Mastering
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar
Record Label Sterling, MGM
Associated Acts Drifting Cowboys, Audrey Williams
Official Websites http://www.hankwilliams.com /wiki/File:Hank_Williams_signature.png, Signature of Hank Williams, Williams' signature
Father Elonzo Huble Williams
Mother Lillybelle Skipper
Sister Irene
Family Member Audrey Sheppard (wife)
Friend Hank Williams Jr (son), Hank Williams III (grandson), Jett Williams (daughter)
Associated People Rufus Payne (Street Performer) Guitar teacher for Hank
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Randall Hank
Male26th May, 194967 years old

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wjerryzJan 30

Hank will always be the number one country singer

CindyCelebsApr 10, 2015

A wonderful songwriter and musician, he died too young.

TimbukOct 30, 2014

Hank Williams will always be country music to me.

hamuora kineraAug 5, 2014

I am a country music singer also and still sing hank Williams songs. like him I relate to his music.I lived through that era

jimmy partinMay 29, 2013

greatest singer songwriter of aa times.his songs were his life .he was nt entertaining ,he was living it. he lived every sad song he wrote

dnsstarJan 25, 2012

love the profile pic. such a cowboy

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