Ted Williams, a homeless man from Columbus, Ohio, whose deep, velvety voice and touching story prompted an outpouring of sympathy and job offers from across the country, is interviewed after his appearance on the NBC "Today" television show, in New York, Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
CINCINNATI - The former homeless man, who became famous for his distinguished voice, will speak in Middletown Friday.
Ted Williams will meet with residents of Hope House, the City's homeless shelter, during a book signing at 11:30 a.m.
The event will take place at Miriam G. Knoll Community Center at Miami University Middletown.
It's open to the public with tickets costing $10.
Williams' autobiography, "A Golden Voice," discusses what led to his homelessness in the Columbus area, and the YouTube video that helped him out of it.
Check out Williams' YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaGLDKBE8Ho