Date of Birth:
12 November 1874
Bert Williams played in 2 movies in the Action, Drama, Thriller, Music, Crime genres.
Bert Williams got succeed with average imdb rating 5.5.
One of the first black superstars of popular entertainment, Egbert Austin Williams, although born in the Bahamas, was raised largely in California. Nursing show business aspirations early on, he teamed with boyhood friend George Walker to form a highly successful vaudeville act, which continued until the ravages of syphilis brought about Walker's retirement and premature death in 1909. Two years later, Williams joined the Ziegfeld Follies and experienced perhaps his greatest fame as one of its' ... Read more