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Cindy Williams

Actress
Female
Born Aug 22, 1947

Cynthia Jane "Cindy" Williams is an American actress best known for starring in the television situation-comedy series Laverne & Shirley, in the role of "Shirley Feeney", and for her role as Laurie Henderson in the classic film American Graffiti.

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CHILDHOOD

1947 Birth Born on August 22, 1947.

TEENAGE

1965 17 Years Old Williams was born in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, to Francesca (née Bellini) and Beachard Williams. She has one sibling, a sister, Carol Ann. She graduated from Birmingham High School in 1965. … Read More

TWENTIES

1975 27 Years Old In 1975, Williams was cast as a fun-loving brewery worker, Shirley Feeney, in an episode of Happy Days, alongside Penny Marshall, who played her best friend and roommate Laverne De Fazio. … Read More
1976 28 Years Old Williams continued her role on the very successful Laverne & Shirley from 1976 until 1982. … Read More

THIRTIES

1982 34 Years Old Williams was married to Bill Hudson of the musical trio Hudson Brothers in 1982. The marriage ended in divorce in 2000. … Read More

FORTIES

1990 42 Years Old In 1990, Williams returned to series TV in the short-lived CBS sitcom Normal Life, and a couple years later, reunited with former Laverne & Shirley producers Thomas L. Miller and Robert L. Boyett to star in their family sitcom Getting By (1993–94). … Read More

FIFTIES

2007 59 Years Old She made her Broadway debut as daffy "Mrs. Tottendale" in The Drowsy Chaperone at the Marquis Theatre on December 11, 2007, succeeding JoAnne Worley in the role originated by Georgia Engel. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2015 67 Years Old In 2015, her memoir Shirley, I Jest! (co-written with Dave Smitherman) was published. … Read More
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