Paul Williams
Paul Williams
Celebrated Name: Paul Williams
Real Name/Full Name: Paul Hamilton Williams, Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 83 years old
Birth Date: 19 September 1940
Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.57 m
Weight: 69 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Mariana Williams (m. 2005), Hilda Wynn (m. 1993-2004), Kate Clinton (m. 1971-1992)
Children: Yes (Cole Williams, Sarah Williams )
Profession: American composer, singer, songwriter and actor
Net Worth in 2024: $20 million
Last Updated: February 2024

If you talk about the best songwriters in Hollywood, the list will begin with the name of Paul Williams. Over his entire career, he worked off-screen as a songwriter but earned huge fame, success, and money. Today, he might be an older man but is still a household name in the industry.

Maybe you know about Paul Williams very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Paul Williams’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early life

Born on September 19, 1940, in Omaha, Nebraska, Paul Williams is an American songwriter, singer, composer, and actor. But he is primarily known for his songwriting. His full name is Paul Hamilton Williams Jr. His father Paul Hamilton Williams was an architectural engineer and his mother Bertha Mae was a homemaker. When Paul was only 13 years old, his father died in a car accident.

Due to this fact, his family moved to Long Beach, California, where he lived with his aunt. He completed his early education from Woodrow Wilson Classic High School. He has two brothers, out of which, one is a great NASA rocket scientist and the second one also has worked as a songwriter too.

Personal Life

Unlike his professional career, Paul’s personal life is messed up. He married thrice. First, he married Kate Clinton in 1974. The couple ended their togetherness after 18 years in 1992. They had two children together. The next year itself, he married Hilda Keenan Wynn and divorced her in 2004. Again, the following year itself, he found his new love. He married Mariana Hastings in 2005. They are together as of now and have no children together.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 19 September 1940 , Paul Williams is 83 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 1.57 m tall, and his weight is 69 kg.


After the death of his father, Paul lived with his relatives in California. As he had got the extraordinary knacks in music, his talents found their way without much effort. His professional career as a songwriter began when he met Biff Rose in Los Angeles. At that time, they were working on a TV show. They both came together and wrote the song ‘Fill Your Heart’.

They worked together in next few other songs too. Soon, Paul came in touch with songwriter Roger Nicols. The duo penned down many super hit songs together and became one of the most popular songwriters in Hollywood. Other than his collaboration with Roger, Paul also wrote music for several films and music productions. He also teamed up with many other big stars such as Richard Barone, Scissor Sisters, and a few others.

‘We Have Only Just Begun’, ‘Evergreen’, ‘Rainy Days’, and ‘Mondays’ are some of the most popular songs written by Paul. While working as a songwriter, Paul also tried his hands in acting. He appeared in many TV shows and film. However, as an actor, he couldn’t gain as much success as achieved as a songwriter.

Awards & achievements

As a songwriter, paul achieved considerable success. He was nominated for the Oscar Award five times, out of which he managed to bag it once. He has also won Golden Globe Award, 3 Grammy Awards, and the World Sound Track Award. He has also received the honour of being the member of ‘Songwriters Hall of Fame’.

Net Worth & Salary of Paul Williams in 2024

Paul Williams Net Worth
Paul Williams Net Worth

Winning an Oscar Award and 3 Grammy Awards are not easy, but Paul Williams holds this achievement. He holds a thriving career, spanning in a long period of 3-4 decades. Today he is nearly 77 years old, and his career is almost over. Still, he has an estimated net worth of $20 million as of February 2024. He has earned his net worth primarily through the songwriting and composing. Acting and singing have also added a good amount of money to his net worth.

The Oscar award-winning songwriter has an eventful career. Though he is over 75, he stills appears in the films and is also active as a songwriter.



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