Is Tony Williams Living or Dead?

Has American jazz drummer Tony Williams died? Or is he still alive?

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American jazz drummer

Tony Williams is ...

Born 12 Dec 1945 in Chicago
Died 23 Feb 1997 in San Francisco
Age51 years, 2 months
Causemyocardial infarction
Tony Williams
Tony Williams
Tony Williams at Bach Dancing&Dynamite Society, Half Moon Bay CA 11/16/86. With Wallace Roney, trumpet; Bill Pierce, tenor sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Charnett Moffett, bass. Photo by: Brian McMillen /

About Tony Williams

Anthony Tillmon Williams (December 12, 1945 – February 23, 1997) was an American jazz drummer. Williams first gained fame in the band of trumpeter Miles Davis and was a pioneer of jazz fusion. He was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 1986.