Sammy Davis Jr

Candy man

Childhood

Samuel Davis Jr was born on December 8, 1925, he Harlem neighborhood of New York City. Samuel's parents split at the age of 3 and he went to live with his Father and his dad was working as an entertainer in a dance troupe .he was a rising star but got interrupted In 1943 when Samuel was drafted to the army.

Rising star and Death

After the was Samuel started his career back up . in 1995 his first two albums, starring Sammy Davis Jr and Sammy Davis Jr sings just for lovers . Which led to headlining preforms in Las Vegas . And in the late 70' he got his first #1 chart with 1972 "candy man"

in 1989 Doctors found a tumor in his throat in the fall of the same year he passed away on May 16, 1990