Sammy Davis Jr

Sammy Davis Jr

Sammy was born on December 8th in 1925, in new york city. throughout his life, he overcame racism and physical abuse he came to be a comedian, actor, dancer and singer.

Sammy Davis jr

when Sammy was tree years old his parents got separated and he went to go live with his dad. Sammy's dad was also a performer so his went on tours and Sammy tagged along Sammy did not get a very good education because if this. But eventually, his dad got him a tutor on the road.

Sammy Davis Jr

in 1954 when Sammy was older he was sent out to the army to go into world war 2. the other soldiers harassed him because of his skin color and some of his other differences, some of the other soldiers even broke his nose.

Sammy Davis Jr

throughout the 1970s and 80s Sammy Davis was getting a lot of big hits. Sammy was a very heavy smoker, in 1980 the doctors discovered that he had a tumor in his throat, he was slowly dying. Sammy Davis Jr passed away at a home in Beverly hills, California he was at the age of 64 when Sammy died