Frank Sinatra is an icon of American musical cool. His official career was singing: he began as a rail-thin crooner during World War II, and matured into the most respected pop singer of his generation. He also took up acting, winning an Academy Award f...
Name at Birth:
Francis Albert Sinatra
December 12, 1915,
Hoboken, New Jersey
May 14, 1998
Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American jazz and traditional pop singer,
actor, and producer, who was one of the most popular and influential musical ...
Ol' Blue Eyes himself, Frank Sinatra, defined the classic American songbook for
decades with verve and panache. Learn more at Biography.com.
Frank Sinatra was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, to Italian immigrants Natalina
Della (Garaventa), from Northern Italy, and Saverio Antonino Martino Sinatra, ...
He was popular as a man’s man (dressed in elegant suits but known for his legendary temper and stubbornness), while singing romantic songs that made women swoon.
In June 1939, Harry James of the Harry James Orchestra heard Sinatra
singing on the radio and went to liste... More »
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Frank Sinatra Biography 1915: My father almost died the day he was born. The
doctor had trouble getting the huge 13½-pound baby out of his tiny moth.
Jun 3, 2011 ... Frank Sinatra's widow has given a glimpse inside the private life and often ...
Barbara Sinatra has recalled how the late singer was both a ...
Dec 12, 2014 ... "Frank Sinatra was a true original," entertainer Mel Torme said today. "He held
the patent, the original blueprint on singing the popular song, ...
Frank Sinatra cut a staggering total of 29 singles with Tommy Dorsey during 1941
, which led to his being named Male Vocalist of the Year by Billboard Magazine ...