Full Name: Vanessa Lyn Williams
Occupation: Actress, Singer, Ex.Miss America
Birthday: March 18, 1963
Birthplace: Millwood, New York
Education: Majored in musical theatre at syracuse university, 1985
Marital Status: Divorced from Ramon Harvey 1996
Children : Devin, Jillian, Melanie
HOME: Westchester Country, N.Y
Vanessa Williams was born in Millwood, New York, Her parents being both music teachers, encouraged a career in the music industry. She first came to limelight as Miss America paegent. This title was followed by scandal as when appeared in Play boy magazine. She however built up her career in the field of music.
Her musical accomplishments began with her first release, The Right Stuff (1988); In 1991, Williams released the multi-million seller The Comfort Zone, which featured the hit single “Save the Best for Last,” which was #1 for 6 in Canada. Finally in 1996 her latest LP was released titled The “Sweetest days”. With not only releasing her own music Vanessa Williams has also contributed to several unique musical projects, including Ain’t Nothin’ but a She Thing (Salt&Pepper), an all-female concept record”.