Samuel George Davis
1.65m or 5feet 5inches
Sammy Davis, Jr. Net Worth
Sammy Davis, Jr. was born in Harlem, New York, USA (December 8, 1925) the son of Elvera Sanchez, a tap dancer who is of Afro-Cuban descent and Sammy Davis, Sr., an African-American dancer. His nickname is “Smoky”. Davis was an actor, singer, pianist, tap dancer and drummer.
The most known movies of Sammy Davis, Jr.;
- Porgy and Bess (1959) with Sidney Poitier, Dorothy Dandridge, Diahann Carroll
- Ocean’s Eleven (1960) with Frank Sinatra, Peter Lawford, Dean Martin, Angie Dickinson, Cesar Romero
- The Cannonball Run (1981) with Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw, Jackie Chan
- That’s Dancing! (1985) with Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gene Kelly, Liza Minnelli
Which award did Sammy Davis, Jr. win?
He nominated the Golden Globo Award for Best TV Actor for Sammy and Company in 1977.
What was Sammy Davis, Jr.’s weight?
Sammy Davis, Jr.’s weight was 110 lbs or 50 kg.
How old was Sammy Davis, Jr. when he died?
Sammy Davis, Jr. has died 64 years old due to throat cancer in Beverly Hills, California on 16 May 1990.
He was married three time, Loray White (1958-1959), May Britt (1960-1968), Altovise Davis (1970-1990).