Dennis Healy‘s Today’s memory
In memoriam: Hank Williams
September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953
Originally shared by Dennis Healy
Hank Williams – Hey Good Lookin’.. In memory of Hank Williams, who passed on Jan.1 1953 at the age of 29. Despite his short life, Williams had a major influence on 20th-century popular music, especially country music. The songs he wrote and recorded have been covered by numerous artists and have been hits in various genres. He has been inducted into multiple music halls of fame, such as the Country Music Hall of Fame (1961), the Songwriters Hall of Fame (1970), and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1987).