Biography - A Short Wiki
He became known as the Mayberry sheriff, Andy, on The Andy Griffith Show and starred in the 1957 film A Face in the Crowd.
He married and divorced twice before marrying Cindi Knight in 1983; they adopted Andy Samuel Griffith, Jr. and Dixie Nann Griffith.
How did Andy Griffith die?
Andy Griffith's death was caused by Heart Attack.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||86 years|
|Birthday||June 1, 1926|
|Death date||July 3, 2012|
|Place of death||Manteo, North Carolina, United States|
|Place of burial||Roanoke Island, North Carolina, United States|
I wanted to prove that I could play something else, but there were 249 episodes out there of ‘Mayberry,’ and it was aired every day. It was hard to escape.Andy Griffith
You know when you’re young you think you will always be. As you become more fragile, you reflect and you realize how much comfort can come from the past. Hymns can carry you into the future.Andy Griffith
Lonesome Rhodes had wild mood swings. He’d be very happy, he’d be very said, he’d be very angry, very depressed, and I had to pull all of these emotions out of myself. And it wasn’t easy.Andy Griffith
I was being laughed at. I hated it, so I made an adjustment to control the situation. All comics learn that.Andy Griffith
I’m not really wise. But I can be cranky.Andy Griffith