John Williams Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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John Williams (John Towner Williams)

Last Updated: 11 Oct, 2023 | Views: 417

Age: 92

Profession: Musician

Other Profession(s): Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Famous For: Composer of iconic theme songs for Star Wars films

Higher Education: University of California

John Williams Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
08 Feb, 1932 (92 Years 26 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
New York
Birth District
New York City
Birth Place
Flushing
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Religion
Christianity
Nationalities
American

John Williams Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

John Williams is an American musician born in New York City. He’s a pianist, composer, and musician who has been awarded multiple times. At 15 he had his own jazz band and played with different instruments. By 19 he made his first masterpiece, a piano sonata. Over the years of his long career, he's created music for over 100 films.

John Williams Career:

In 1974, Steven Spielberg contacted John Williams to write the score for his first feature-length picture, The Sugarland Express.

Family Plot, a 1976 Alfred Hitchcock film, included Williams' music.

Williams and Spielberg worked together on the 1981 film "Raiders of the Lost Ark."

Williams created a reorchestrated piece for the Universal Pictures logo in 2002, which transitioned to music from the film.

For the fourth film in the series, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Williams returned to the Indiana Jones franchise in 2008.

The soundtracks for War Horse and The Adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg were composed by Williams in 2011.

Williams indicated desire to collaborate on the Star Wars sequel trilogy in February 2013.

In 2015, Williams wrote the score for The Force Awakens.

The 2017 movie SCORE: A Film Music Documentary presented Williams' body of work as a film composer.

Williams wrote Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge's main musical theme in 2018.

Honours

The American Music Hall of Fame inducted John Williams as a mark of honour.

John Williams now holds the record for most Oscar nominations.

John Williams Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 182 cm
In Meters 1.82 m
In feet Inches 6'0"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 Kg
In Pounds 165 lbs
Eye Color
Brown
Hair Color
White

John Williams Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Johnny Williams
Mother's Name
Esther Williams
Spouse
Barbara Ruick, Samantha Winslow
Brother(s)
Donald Williams, Jerry Williams
Sister(s)
Joan Williams
Son(s)
Joseph Williams, Mark Towner Williams
Daughter(s)
Jennifer Williams

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