Williams, Frank

Williams, Frank

(1937–2010)
An architect of many New York City skyscrapers, including Trump Place and 515 Park Avenue. He designed high-rise luxury apartment towers for Zeckendorf, as well as Donald Trump, Madison Equities, and the Monian Group. Williams also designed the W Hotel at Times Square, the residential portion of World Wide Plaza on Ninth Avenue, and the Four Seasons Hotel on East 57th Street in collaboration with l. M. Pei. Williams was a consultant to the Regional Plan Association in New York City and, with Rai Okamoto, authored 1969’s Urban Design Manhattan, an influential study on managing growth in Midtown Manhattan.
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David Gillett, Lloyd Sutton, David Williams, Frank Barr.
Decked out in a dark suit, white shirt and no tie, he jammed with a local group at a veterans' hall and later at a bocce ball club, getting introduced as the "Elvis of England'' at a time when Hank Williams, Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole ruled the region.
There were very few Cardiffians in the star-studded club side, skippered by Haydn Tanner, who had Billy Cleaver, Bleddyn Williams, Matthews, Les Williams, Frank Trott - all internationals, in the backs along with DH Jones.
Wrexham: Chris Maxwell, Curtis Obeng (Adrian Cieslewicz 66), Ashley Westwood, Mani Assoumani, Mike Williams, Frank Sinclair, Andy Fleming, Christian Smith, Marc Williams, Gareth Taylor, Wes Baynes.
The boys are first to do battle to see who will go through as the one and only Robbie Williams, Frank Sinatra, Sir Elton John, Lionel Richie and Rod Stewart belt it out.
Julian will be joined by legendary bassist, Ralphe Armstrong, who has performed with artists such as Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock, Carlos Santana, BB King, Buddy Rich, Tony Williams, Frank Zappa, the Mahavishnu Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra (produced by George Martin of the Beatles
Sandy Koufax, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tiger Woods, Vin Scully, Willie Shoemaker, Willie Mays, Tony Gwynn, Mark Spitz, John Elway, Joe Montana, Wayne Gretzky, Bill Walton, Billie Jean King, Barry Bonds, Greg Louganis, Don Drysdale, Steve Garvey, Jack Kramer, Serena and Venus Williams, Frank Gifford, Nolan Ryan, Walter Alston, Luc Robitaille, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal, O.
Jen Williams, Frank McKenna and Jo Madden, of Downtown Liverpool In Business
Then, while living in New York City, he played with Woody Shaw, Tony Williams, Frank Morgan, Sonny Fortune, Roy Haynes and others, and worked with pop icons such as Little Anthony, Lesley Gore and Phyllis Hyman.
Certainly he acquired an impressive roll-call of pupils: including Holst, Vaughan Williams, Frank Bridge, Eugene Goossens Herbert Howells, and Arthur (Jamaican Rumba) Benjamin.
The 26-year-old singer left former winners Robbie Williams, Frank Skinner and Graham Norton well behind as he scooped the fun award.
Stars such as Robbie Williams, Frank Skinner and Mariah Carey joined in SM:TV to pay tribute to them.