Sammy Davis Jr.

Sammy Davis Jr
1925 - 1990

Sammy Davis Jr.  American Actor

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5338
Age
64
Zodiac

Samuel George "Sammy" Davis Jr. (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an American entertainer. Primarily a dancer and singer, he was also an actor of stage and screen, musician, and impressionist, noted for his impersonations of actors, musician...

Confirmed Relationships9
Longest Relationship23 yrs, 4 mths
Average Relationship Length4 yrs
Rumored Relationships14
First Name Sammy
Middle Name George
Last Name Davis
Full Name at Birth Samuel George Davis
Alternative Name Smoky
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th December, 1925
Birthplace Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Died 16th May, 1990
Place of Death Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Throat Cancer
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature His Glass Eye (The Left Eye).
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, Dancer, Musician
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Member of the "Rat Pack
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1928–1990, 1933–90
Music Style Show Tunes, Jazz, Stage & Screen, Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz, Pop/Rock, AM Pop, Standards
Music Mood Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Playful, Fun, Lively, Innocent, Carefree, Elegant, Sophisticated, Happy, Sentimental, Stylish, Theatrical, Exuberant, Laid-Back/Mellow, Confident, Witty, Refined/Mannered, Joyous, Exciting
Instrument Vocals
Brand Endorsement Alka-Seltzer, (1968) Print ad: Groshire/Austin Leeds suits, (early 1960s) TV commercial (Great Britain): Shell gasoline ("What a gas!"), (1974) TV commercial (Japan): Suntory whiskey, (1972) TV commercial: General Electric Tape Recorder
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/534/000022468/, www.sammydavis-jr.com/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=263, http://www.sammydavis-jr.com
Father Sammy Davis Sr
Mother Elvera Davis
Friend Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Joey Bishop, Peter Lawford, Jeff Chandler, Tony Curtis, Judy Garland, Robert Wagner, Montgomery Clift, Jerry Lewis, Mickey Rooney, Milton Berle, Mickey Cohen, Anita Colby, Van Johnson
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Sammy Davis Jr.64 SagittariusActor
American
Peggy Lipton69 VirgoActress
American
Lola Falana73 VirgoActress
American
Altovise Davis65 VirgoDancer
American
Susan Denberg71 LeoActress
German
May Britt83 AriesActress
American
Loray White-
Kim Novak83 AquariusActress
American
Eartha Kitt81 CapricornActress
American
Bettie Page85 TaurusModel (Adult/Glamour)
American
Romy Schneider43 VirgoActress
Austrian
Jeanne Carmen77 LeoActress
American
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress
American
Meg Myles81 ScorpioActress
American
Marilyn Chambers56 TaurusPornstar
American
Tempest Storm88 PiscesDancer
American
Judith Campbell Exner65 CapricornPersonality
American
Carmen McRae72 AriesVocalist
American
Diahann Carroll80 CancerActress
American
Sherri Spillane75Actress
American
Nichelle Nichols83 CapricornActress
American
Betty Kelly71 VirgoSinger
American
Linda Lovelace53 CapricornPornstar
American
Cordie King-
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
Manny
Male
Traci
Female5th July, 196154 years old
Jeff Chandler
Male4th June, 196352 years old
Mark Sidney
Male4th June, 196352 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Kid Who Loved Christmas1990 Sideman TV Movie
Tap1989 Little Mo Movie
Whole Lotta Fun, A1988 TV Movie
The Perils of P.K.1986 Movie
Alice in Wonderland1985 The Caterpillar TV Movie
Broadway Danny Rose1984 Thanksgiving Parade's Grand Marshall (uncredited) Movie
Cannonball Run II1984 Morris Fenderbaum Movie
Hunter1984 Benny Schafer TV Show
Pryor's Place1984 Smooth Sam TV Show
The Cosby Show1984 Ray Palomino TV Show
Heidi's Song1982 Head Ratte (voice) Movie
The Cannonball Run1981 Fenderbaum Movie
Archie Bunker's Place1979 Sammy Davis, Jr. TV Show
Sammy Stops the World1978 Littlechap Movie
Fantasy Island1977 Mr. Bojangles, Edward Ross, Sr. TV Show
Gone with the West1975 Kid Dandy Movie
The Jeffersons1975 Sammy Davis, Jr. TV Show
Poor Devil1973 Sammy TV Movie
The ABC Comedy Hour1972 TV Show
The Trackers1971 Ezekiel Smith TV Movie
One More Time1970 Charles Salt Movie
Make Room for Granddaddy1970 Barney Shaker TV Show
Sweet Charity1969 Big Daddy Movie
The Courtship of Eddie's Father1969 Rodney River Jr. TV Show
The Pigeon1969 Larry Miller TV Movie
Salt and Pepper1968 Charles Salt Movie
One Life to Live1968 Chip Warren (1979-1980) TV Show
Mod Squad1968 Willie Rush, Billy Lee Watson, Father John Banks TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Billy Baker TV Show
The Danny Thomas Hour1967 Chris Christiansen TV Show
A Man Called Adam1966 Adam Johnson Movie
Alice in Wonderland or What's a Nice Kid Like You Doing in a Place Like This?1966 The Cheshire Cat TV Movie
Batman1966 Sammy Davis Jr. TV Show
Nightmare in the Sun1965 Truck driver Movie
The Second Best Secret Agent in the Whole Wide World1965 Singer behind opening credits (uncredited) Movie
The Wild Wild West1965 Jeremiah TV Show
Robin and the 7 Hoods1964 Will Movie
Johnny Cool1963 Educated Movie
Burke's Law1963 Cordwainer Bird TV Show
General Hospital1963 Eddie Phillips TV Show
The Patty Duke Show1963 Sammy Davis Jr. TV Show
Convicts 41962 Wino Movie
Sergeants 31962 Jonah Williams Movie
Three Penny Opera1962 Ballad Singer Movie
The Beverly Hillbillies1962 Sgt. Patrick Muldoon TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Allie Burns TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Gabe Masters TV Show
Frontier Circus1961 Cato Richards TV Show
Ocean's 111960 Josh Howard Movie
Pepe1960 Sammy Davis Jr. Movie
Porgy and Bess1959 Sportin' Life Movie
Hennesey1959 Frogman Cannonball Pipper TV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958 Kid Pepper TV Show
Lawman1958 Willie Shay TV Show
The Rifleman1958 Wade Randall, Tip Corey TV Show
Anna Lucasta1958 Danny Johnson Movie
Meet Me in Las Vegas1956 Sammy Davis Jr. Movie
Zane Grey Theater1956 Cpl. Smith TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Pancho Villa III, Jacob Johnson, Private Spider Johnson TV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953 Sammy Davis Jr. TV Show
Sweet and Low1947 Member, Will Maston Trio (as Will Maston Trio) Short Film
Rufus Jones for President1933 Rufus Jones (as Sammy Davis) Short Film
Seasoned Greetings1933 Henry Johnson - Store Customer (as Sammy Davis) Short Film
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annaApr 17, 2011

who he is dating!! or who he has dated.

karl59Jul 2, 2009

Sammy will always be THE MAN!

bootsybrownMar 3, 2009

alright Sammy, iknew you woundnt let me down

BOB LEWISNov 29, 2008

WITH ALL THOSE WOMEN HE HAD, NEBVER METIONED HE ALSO WAS IN VOLVED WITH PORNO STAR WHO MADE DEEP THROAT AND NOT TO FORGET AS HE TELLS THE STOY NEVER MADE A HIT ON SALLEY JESSEE RAPHAEL TO HIS DISSAPPOINTMENT AND HER LOSS;


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