Obituary of Sammy Davis Jr

Sammy Davis Jr

Samuel Davis (born on December 8th, 1925 in Harlem, New York) was a Singer who was best known for being a very well known celebrity. Samuel died on May 16, 1990 and his death was reportedly because of complications from throat cancer. He was aged 64.

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    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Davis, Samuel
    • Common Name: Sammy Davis Jr
    • Birth Name: Samuel George Davis Jr.
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Harlem, New York, U.S.
    • Birth Date: December 08, 1925
    • Age: 64 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Smoky
    • Category/Genre: Singer

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Altovise Davis (married 11 May 1970-16 May 1990,(his death)
      • May Britt (married 13 November 1960-divorced 19 December 1968)
      • Loray White (married 10 January 1958-divorced 23 April 1959)
    • Father: Sammy Davis Sr.
    • Mother: Elvera Sanchez
    • Siblings:
    • Children:

Death Notice:

  • Date: May 16, 1990
  • Place: Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Throat cancer (related complications)
  • Interment: Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California

Category Tags:

Singer American Born on December 8th Born in 1925 Born in New YorkDied in 1990Died from Throat cancer

Quotable Quotes:

"Never let the fear of striking out get in your way."

Is Samuel Davis still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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