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Francis Albert Sinatra

Russian: Фрэнсис Альберт
Also Known As: "Frank"
Birthplace: Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Death: May 14, 1998 (82)
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States (Heart attack.)
Place of Burial: 31-705 Da Vall Drive, Cathedral City, Riverside County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Anthony Martin Sinatra and Dolly Sinatra
Husband of Barbara (Blakeley) Sinatra
Ex-husband of Nancy Sinatra Barbato; Ava Gardner and Mia Farrow
Father of Nancy Sinatra; Frank Sinatra, Jr. and Christina "Tina" Sinatra

Occupation: Singer, Actor, Producer, Director, Conductor
Managed by: Randy Schoenberg
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About Frank Sinatra

Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer and motion-picture actor who became one of the most sought-after performers in the entertainment industry; he is often hailed as the greatest American singer of 20th-century popular music.

Sinatra entertained the world for six decades. He has earned numerous awards and recognitions.


   * Inductee into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame (1980)

* Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Medal of Honor Award (1983)
* Presidential Medal of Freedom awarded by President Ronald Reagan (1985)
* Honorary Doctor of Engineering degree from the Stevens Institute of Technology (1985)
* Lifetime Achievement Award from the NAACP (1987)
* Society of Singers Lifetime Achievement Award (1990)
* Congressional Gold Medal (1997)
* Named as the "Greatest Voice of the Twentieth Century" by BBC Radio 2 (2001)[1]
* Each year on Sinatra's birthday, (December 12), the Empire State Building lights up with blue lights in reference to Sinatra's nickname, "Ol' Blue Eyes".
* Honorary membership of Alpha Phi Delta
* Was ranked among Quigley's Top Ten Money-Makers Poll five times—1956(10), 1957(5), 1958(10), 1959(7) and 1960(8)
* Sinatra has three stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame:
o For his contribution to Motion pictures at 1600 Vine Street
o For his contribution to Recording at 1637 Vine Street
o For his contribution to Television at 6538 Hollywood Blvd.
* Frank Sinatra is inducted into the Hit Parade Hall of Fame. (2007)
The U.S. Postal Service issued a 42-cent postage stamp in honor of Sinatra on May 13, 2008.

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Frank Sinatra's Timeline

December 12, 1915
Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Age 14
Hoboken, Hudson, New Jersey, USA
June 8, 1940
Jersey City, NJ, United States
January 10, 1944
Jersey City, NJ, United States
June 20, 1948
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States