Hank Williams

Hank Williams Biography

Legendary American country singer, born September 17, 1923 in Mount Olive, Alabama; died January 1, 1953 in Oak Hill, West Virginia (Found dead in the back of his car on the way to perform a show).

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Father of Hank Williams Jr., Jett Williams and grandfather of Hank Williams III and Holly Williams.

Inducted into Country Music Hall of Fame 1961 (as one of the three original members).

Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 (Early Influence).

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