Tennessee Williams died on February after choking on the cap of a bottle of eye drops that became lodged in his throat. (Williams was plagued by eye problems much of his adult life.) He was 71 years old.
Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 1911 – February was an American writer who worked principally as a playwright in the American theater. He also wrote short stories, novels, poetry, essays, screenplays and a volume of memoirs.
Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 1911 – February was an American playwright, author of many stage classics. Here is was on location for filming of the motion picture adaptation of his play The Night of the Iguana.
"Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III was an American playwright and author of many stage classics. Along with Eugene O'Neill and Arthur Miller he is considered among the three foremost playwrights in American drama.