Bill Anderson
Bill Anderson
Real Name/Full Name James William anderson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Bill Anderson
Birth Place: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 November 1937
Age/How Old: 86 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres-171 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms –68  Kg
In Pounds – 149 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –James William Anderson Jr
Mother –Elizabeth smith
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: University of Georgia
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: N/A
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: Bette Anderson, Becky Anderson
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Terri Anderson, Jenni Anderson, Jamey Anderson.
Profession: American Country Music Singer, Songwriter and television personality
Net Worth: $8 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Bill Anderson, whose real name is James William Anderson III, is a country song Musician, songwriter, and Television Personality. He is famously known for being a member of Ole Opry, a well-known radio program.

Anderson has also been performing on the stage at Nashville, Tennessee, for over the last ten years. Bill has also been Sensational because he has managed to release over40 music albums sometime long ago. His songs were very excellent, and his albums have topped the country charts many times, which enabled him to be famous the way he is today.

Well, how well do you know about Bill Anderson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Bill Anderson’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Bill Anderson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Bill Anderson was born on 1 November 1937n in Columbia, Soth Carolina. He was born James William Anderson iii, and he grew up in different areas of Georgia. His father is William Anderson Jr, and his mother is Elizabeth Smith. She grew up. He was Fascinated by various Television Shows and Sports from a young age.

Bill attended the University of Georgia, where he pursued a bachelor’s degree In journalism. However, he also wanted to specialize in the writing department and sports, and even at one time, he became a DJ in the WGAU and later started writing Songs and performing. He felt he was not equipped enough, and he was then enrolled in Henry .w. Grady  College of Journalism and mass communication where he later graduated. He Started Working in the Atlanta Constitution.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Bill Anderson in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Bill Anderson’s age is 86 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 1 November 1937. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 171 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 149 lbs in Pound and 68kg in Kilograms.


Much is not known about Bill’s High School education, but he ventured much into education. He was first enrolled in Georgia’s university, where he pursued a Bachelor’s degree in journalism despite being interested in songwriting and sports. However, after some time, he felt that he was not well equipped, and he joined Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and mass communication and later graduated.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Bill Anderson tall man with a height of 5 feet and 7 inches, and he weighs 68 kilograms. Despite the age, he still possesses fit body measurements that people of his age barely have. E also has a captivating smile and an impressive personality with too abundant talent. Anderson was born to rule country music as a complete package of beauty and beat. He also has dark grey hair with expressive brown eyes.

However, relationships and marriages have not been on his side. He has been married twice, and he also had two documented long-term relationships. His first wife was better Anderson wh he met through connection with his mutual friend, and they married in December 1959; and by this time, Anderson was 22 while his wife was only 19 years.

They were together for ten years, and they got two children who are their two daughters. His wife contributed much to his writing career when she co-wrote the 1965 song. However, problems started later, and in early 1968 they parted ways due to consistent disagreements. In 1969, they officially separated.

Anderson married his second wife, Becky, in 1970, and they were blessed with a child, but unfortunately, betty got an accident that destroyed her. The recovery process took a lot of time, and later in 1990, they separated with Becky before divorcing officially in 1997. He later dated Deborah marlin following the divorce with Becky, and he was subsequently arrested for being violent to Marlin, hitting her with a car door; he was jailed but released n the same day.

Is Bill Anderson  Gay?

As far as sexual orientation is concerned, Bill is straight. He is not gay or bisexual. He was married even with children, and he is believed to have an expressive personality. No rumors have ever emerged of him being gay.

Professional Career

Bill began his career after graduating as a journalist and got a job in Atlanta. He first worked with TNT label, although his music fail, and after that, he never gave up. He designed a deal with the Decca Records in Nashville, Tennessee. In 1959, his music was a big hit in the world. He hit until 1963, and music managed to appear on the country’s top list.

This increased his popularity, and he went on producing country music that became a great hit in the music industry, gave him many nominations and awards. Apart from singing, he also writes surplus songs for other country music singers. He was the first country music singer to host a game show. In 189, his autobiography got published and available to buy.


  • Audience award in1993.
  • Chaplin Award.
  • Jury award.
  • Academy country music award and so many other nominations in his career.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Bill Anderson in 2024

Bill Anderson Net Worth
Bill Anderson Net Worth

As of 2024, Bill’s estimated net worth is around $8 million. He has gained most of his wealth from songwriting, singing, and television personality. His 40 albums have aided in accumulating this net worth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He dated four women.
  • He is the only child of his parents,
  • He was the first to host a country music show.
  • He also loves sport apart from his career.

Achieving dreams needs patience and if you are patient enough to hit your goals, Bill Anderson was patient, and he became a real success and legend in country music. He first failed, but he never gave up; he went ahead and did well, so you should never let failure ruin your ambitions.


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