He passed away Tuesday night at his Branson Home in Missouri. Williams got married twice, first time down the aisle was on December 15, 1961 with French dancer 70-year-old Claudine Longet who was dancing with the Folies Bergère.Andy and Claudine had three children together his daughter 48-year-old Noelle and sons 47-year-old Christian and 42-year-old Bobby. Claudine 35 at the time later dated 30-year-old Olympic skier Vladimir “Spider” Sabich who she shot on March 21, 1976, at her trial she said the gun accidentally discharged when he was showing her who to used it, although there were several errors in her trial (cocaine in her blood, Sabich was bending over and 6 feet away from her when he was shot, from that distance it would have been hard to show her who a gun worked) she was convicted of a lesser charge and served only 30 days in jail and paid a small fine.He is survived by his wife Debbie Meyer Williams and his children Noelle, Christian, and Robert Williams. Andy Williams born on December 3, 1927 in Iowa began his solo career when he was 26 with RCA and later with Cadence Records and ultimately Columbia.His most memorable songs include Moon River, Can’t Get Used to Losing You, Happy Heart, and who can’t forget It’s the Most wonderful Time Of The Year, the famous Christmas son written in 1963 by Edward Pola and George Wyle and released in Andy’s first Christmas album.On Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at 10pm Pacific time, the 500th THS episode premiered.It was a top 10 countdown of the greatest stories ever told.In fact, Andy Williams has always had a keen eye for the opposite sex and has never suffered a lack of female admirers.
When the song is over, he hands me a photo of a scantily clad Denise Van Outen. True Hollywood Story is an American documentary series on E!that deals with famous Hollywood celebrities, movies, TV shows, and well-known public figures.Their father promoted them as close harmony singers to radio producers in Des Moines, Iowa’s capital.They caught the ear of crooner Bing Crosby, then America’s biggest-selling singer, who picked them as the backing group for his 1944 hit Swinging On A Star, which went on to win an Oscar for Best Original Song.