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’m not as good a singer as I am an actor. So that’s why I – the stories I like so much is because I’ve been a story teller for a long time. I started as a singer and found out I didn’t have a very good voice. That’s the reason I went into acting.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
The straight man has the best part. He gets to be in the show and see it, too.Andy Griffith
I’m not really wise. But I can be cranky.Andy Griffith
Any time I try to play anything that doesn’t come natural, I’m just plain bad.Andy Griffith