John williams

John Williams Life!

  • Birthday!

    John Williams was born in Floral Park, New York. He grew up in Queens, New York.
  • Great Depression

    Great Depression
    The USA reaches its peak of the Great depression, 13-15 million Americans were unemployed at this time.
  • World War ll Begins

    World War ll Begins
    World War ll began and lasted 6 years and 1 day. This war involved the vast majority of the Worlds Nations
  • End of World War ll

    End of World War ll
    World War ll finally comes to an end. Resulting in over 60 million people lost, which is over 2.5 % of the wold population.
  • Graduation!

    John graduated from North Hollywood High school, he later attened the University of Califfornia and studied privately with an Itlian composer Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
  • Drafted

    Williams was then drafted into the US Air Force, where he conducted and arranged music for the US Air Force Band.
  • Married!

    Williams was married to the actress Barbara Ruick from 1956, to March 1st, 1974 due to her death.
  • Wheel Fortune

    Wheel Fortune
    The Wheel Of Fortune first premieres on NBC!
  • Academy Award!

    Academy Award!
    In 1975 John WIlliams won his second Oscar (Academy Award) for his music featured in the movie Jaws!
  • Star wars Oscar!

    Star wars Oscar!
    In 1977 Williams won his 3rd Oscar for his music in the movie Star Wars!