Wendy O. Williams

Wendy O. Williams
1949 - 1998
Wendy O. Williams  American Singer

Wendy O. Williams dating history


Wendy O. Williams was in a relationship with Rod Swenson (1976).

Wendy O. Williams had encounters with Gar Samuelson (1985), Gene Simmons, David Lee Roth and Lemmy.


American Singer Wendy O. Williams was born Wendy Orlean Williams on 28th May, 1949 in Webster, New York, USA and passed away on 6th Apr 1998 Storrs, Connecticut, USA aged 48. She is most remembered for Lead singer for The Plasmatics. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Wendy O. Williams is a member of the following lists: American women singers, 1998 deaths and Musicians from New York City.


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Dating1 46 years - -
Encounter4 - - -
Total5 46 years 9 years, 2 months -


First Name Wendy
Middle Name Orlean
Last Name Williams
Full Name at Birth Wendy Orlean Williams
Alternative Name The Queen of Shock Rock, Wendy Williams, Dominatrix of the Decibels, Wow, Wendy Orlean Williams, Wendy O. Williams
Age 48 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th May, 1949
Birthplace Webster, New York, USA
Died 6th April, 1998
Place of Death Storrs, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Suicide by gunshot
Buried Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Weight 110lbs (50 kg)
Build Athletic
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School R. L. Thomas High School, New York, USA (dropped out)
Occupation Text Singer, punk rock innovator, actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Lead singer for The Plasmatics
Music Genre (Text) Punk rock, Heavy Metal, Shock Rock, Rap Rock
Year(s) Active 1978–1988, 1978–1990, Musical career, 1976–1990
Instrument (text) Vocals, Saxophone, Clarinet, guitar
Record Label Passport, Profile
Associated Acts Plasmatics, Motörhead
Bust (inches) 38
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Official Websites en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wendy_O._Williams, www.wendyowilliams.com/, www.plasmatics.com/, www.last.fm/music/Wendy+O.+Williams, www.discogs.com/artist/Wendy+O.+Williams, www.vice.com/read/revolution-evolution-and-rock-n-roll-an-exclusive-interview-with-plasmatics-founder-rod-swenson, www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3494400083.html, www.metalmaidens.com/wow.htm, elvispelvis.com/wendyo.htm, www.people.com/people/archive/article/0,,20085546,00.html, www.acidlogic.com/im_wendy_o_williams.htm, http://wendyowilliams.com, www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/wendy_o_williams/
Father Eastman Kodak chemist (Name withheld by Wendy)
Mother Momma O Williams (Name also withheld by Wendy)
Associated People Rod Swenson (Wendy's signifigant other for over 20 years at time of her death in 1998), Richie Stotts - Plasmatics Lead Guitarist, O. Chosei Funahara - Plasmatics Bassist, Stu Deutsch - Plasmatics Drummer, Wes Beech - Plasmatics Rhythm Guitarist, Jean Beauvoir (group member from 1980-81), Ray Callahan (Plasmatics Member), Tony Petri (drummer), Chris “Junior” Romanelli, (group member from 1981-87) bass and keyboards., T.C. Tolliver - Plasmatics drummer
Favorite People Joan Rivers (Made an appearance on Joan's show back in the day)
Favorite Foods Alfalfa Sprouts, Tofu And Honey
Favorite Accessories Electric Tape

Wendy Orlean Williams (28 May 1949 – 6 April 1998) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Webster, New York, she came to prominence as the lead singer of the punk rock band Plasmatics. Her onstage theatrics included partial nudity, exploding equipment, firing a shotgun, and chainsawing guitars. Dubbed the "Queen of Shock Rock" and the "Metal Priestess", Williams was considered the most controversial and radical female singer of her time. Performing her own stunts in videos, she often sported a mohawk hairstyle. In 1985, during the height of her popularity as a solo artist, she was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance.

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Partner Comparison

Wendy O. Williams48 GeminiSinger
Gar Samuelson41 AquariusDrummer
Rod Swenson-Manager
Gene Simmons72 VirgoBassist
David Lee Roth67 LibraVocalist
Lemmy70 CapricornSinger


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The Plasmatics: The Damned1982Wendy O. WilliamsShort Film


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halfgoofyhalfgoofyDec 1, 2018

shared a link: https://www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/wendy_o_williams/

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shared a link: http://www.nndb.com/people/772/000030682/

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 21, 2013

just going to concerts to sleep with rockstars. Gag!

drop dead legsJan 14, 2011

SHe was DLR`s date at Eddie Van Halen`s (first) wedding to Valerie Bertinelli in 1980 - I think I`ve got a pic of them together somewhere

radioMar 24, 2010

Did she dated David Lee roth!?

patrickFeb 20, 2010

My fave female metal singer!!WoW!You should add David Lee roth!She claims to have slept with him!

irisJan 16, 2010

she did date vince neil, david lee roth and lemmy. thanks.

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