Obituary of Andy Griffith


Andy Griffith

Andy Samuel Griffith (born on June 1st, 1926) was an TV-Actor who was best known for staring on the American TV series "The Andy Griffith Show" from 1960-1968. Andy died on July 3rd, 2012 because of a heart attack.

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    • Full Name: Griffith, Andy Samuel
    • Common Name: Andy Griffith
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Mount Airy, North Carolina, U.S.
    • Birth Date: June 01, 1926
    • Age: 86 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: TV-Actor

    • Dead or Alive?: Dead
    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Cindi Knight (married 2 April 1983-2012, his death)
      • Solica Cassuto (married 11 June 1975-1981, divorced)
      • Barbara Griffith (26 August 1949-1972, divorced)
    • Father: Carl Lee Griffith
    • Mother: Geneva Griffith (née Nunn)
    • Siblings:
    • Children:
      • Andy Samuel "Sam" Griffith, Jr. (son, born 1957
      • Dixie Nann Griffith (daughter)

Death Notice:

  • Date: July 03, 2012
  • Place: Manteo, North Carolina, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Heart attack
  • Interment: Buried in Roanoke Island, North Carolina, U.S.

Claim to Fame:

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Quotable Quotes:


"Is he dead or alive? According to our records, Mr. Griffith is Dead."

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