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Davis, Sammy, Jr., 1925-1990

LC control no.n 80040663
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingDavis, Sammy, Jr., 1925-1990
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Variant(s)Davis, Sammy, 1925-1990
Muggins, Shorty, 1925-1990
Davis, Samuel, 1925-1990
Biography/History noteSammy Davis, Jr. (1925-1990) was an American actor, singer, and entertainer.
Birth date1925-12-08
Death date1990-05-16
Place of birthHarlem (New York, N.Y.)
Place of deathLos Angeles (Calif.)
Profession or occupationSinger
Actor
Entertainer
Singers Dancers Actors Comedians Motion picture producers and directors
Found inGershwin, G. Porgy and Bess [SR] 1959.
Jet, June 4, 1990: cover (Sammy Davis, Jr., world's greatest entertainer; 1925-1990)
Guinness encyclopedia of popular music, 1992 (Davis, Sammy, Jnr.; b. Dec 8, 1925, Harlem, NY; d. May 16, 1990, Los Angeles, Calif.; entertainer)
Elliot, R. Got a great big shovel [SR] 1949: label (Shorty Muggins)
Answers.com WWW site, June 14, 2012: under Laughin' at the blues (early Sammy Davis, Jr. billed himself as Shorty Muggins)
Wikipedia, June 16, 2022: (Sammy Davis Jr.; Samuel George Davis Jr.; born December 8, 1925, died May 16, 1990; an American singer, dancer, actor, comedian, film producer and television director )
   <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sammy%5FDavis%5FJr.>
Equivalent(s)Davis, Sammy, Jr., 1925-1990
National bib agency no.0019A9361E
Associated languageeng
Quality codenlc