Clarence Williams III

by andrew on September 26, 2016

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Place of Birth: Harlem, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 21, 1939

Ethnicity: African-American

Clarence Williams III is an American actor.

Clarence was born into a family of entertainers. His father, Clarence “Clay” Williams, Jr., was a professional musician. Clarence’s aunt, Irene Williams (born Joy Williams) was a singer and actress.

Clarence III’s paternal grandparents were Clarence Williams, a musician, composer, record producer, music publisher, and agent, and Eva Taylor (born Irene Joy Gibbons), a blues singer and stage actress.

Source: Obituaries of Clarence’s paternal grandparents, Clarence Williams and Eva Taylor –

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andrew September 27, 2016 at 2:27 pm

correction: Obituaries of Clarence’s paternal grandparents

fuzzybear44 September 27, 2016 at 1:46 am

one of the true working actors. Never knew he was married to her:

andrew September 28, 2016 at 1:39 pm

Have u ever watched Against the wall? Terrific movie. Another of his great roles was in The legend of 900.

fuzzybear44 September 30, 2016 at 12:40 am

Yes I remember seeing it some years ago. Although I’ve never seen (The legend of 900), I am checking it out right now on youtube(thanks)

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