Bert Williams bio

Birth Name: Egbert Austin Williams

Occupation: Stage Actor

Place Of Birth: Nassau

Date Of Birth: November 12, 1874

Date Of Death: March 4, 1922

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Bert Williams was born on the 12th of November, 1874. He was popular for being a Stage Actor. Comedian and vaudeville entertainer who is best remembered as the first African-American performer in the famous Ziegfeld Follies. He also starred in Broadway’s Bandanna Land.

Bert Williams was born in Nassau. He and George Walker formed a popular vaudeville duo act. In 1900, they performed in a successful farce entitled Sons of Ham. A prominent African-American entertainer, he is regarded as one of the greatest vaudeville performers of all time.

Bert Williams was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Bert Williams was born in 1870s.

Egbert Austin Williams is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Bert’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Bert Williams’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bert Williams’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bert Williams kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Bert Williams was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Egbert Austin Williams
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Bert Williams was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bert Williams was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Bert Williams had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Bert Williams’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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