Hank Williams

Hiram King ”Hank” Williams was born on September 17th 1923 in Jefferson County Alabama and he was a american countryartist, singer and guitarplayer.

In the world of country Hank Williams is a legend and have inspired many other artists such as Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan.


Hank Williams died in the backseat of his Cadillac on the 1th of January 1953 in Oak Hill West Virginia, before he left the hotell in Knoxville Tenesse he injected himself whit vitamins and morfin, he was found whit a almost complete song and some empty beercans.

His last record was ”I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive”.

Hank Williams is the father of Hank Williams Jr and grandfather to Hank Williams III.

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