<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:maroon">PLEASE SEED AND COMMENT!</span></span>Andy Griffith Biography
orig. Andrew Samuel Griffith
( 1926 – )
Actor. Born June 1, 1926, in Mount Airy, North Carolina. Griffith's first career ambition was to be an opera singer. Later, he decided he wanted to become a Moravian preacher, and enrolled as a pre-divinity student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1944. While in college, he became involved in drama and musical theater, and graduated in 1949 with a degree in music. Griffith taught high school music for three years before setting out, with...