Sammy Davis Junior

Man Of Many Talents

His Life

Sammy Davis Jr. was born on december 8th in New York City. When he was born he was a very talented at acting, and he also had many other talents, such as singing. He started performing for his first time when he was three. He got married to a swedish white actor, even though at the time it was illegal. He was also part of 'The Rat Pack' with Franks Sinatra and Dean Martin He got into a car accident that almost killed him and ruined his eye. He died at the age of 64 from cancer caused by cigarettes.
Sammy Davis Jr The Candy Man with lyrics


"The Candy Man" - Sammy Davis, Jr. (vinyl) by scottrek2

His work

Songs he was known was the 'Candy Man' 'I've gotta be me' and 'Mr Bojangles'. Some of his movies included 'Ocean's 11' 'Tap' and 'The Cannibal Run'.

Extra Information

He Held a strong grudge against JFK. JFK told him that he wouldn't be able to come to the Presidential Inauguration, because it would make the southerners mad. He converted to Judaism, after he lost his eye in a car crash.