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 (sə-nä′trə), Francis Albert Known as "Frank." 1915-1998.
American singer and actor known for his mellifluous voice. His many recordings include Songs for Swingin' Lovers (1956) and his films include From Here to Eternity (1953), for which he won an Academy Award.


(Biography) Francis Albert, known as Frank. 1915–98, US popular singer and film actor. His recordings include "One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)" (1955) and "My Way" (1969)


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Frank (Francis Albert), 1915–98, U.S. singer.
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We are of course talking about the great Frank Sinatra.
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Sinatra, right, the first recipient of a Grammy Lifetime Achievement award, stands out front as the greatest song stylist of the 20th century.
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American actress Mia Farrow, 68, raised eyebrows Tuesday when she suggested that her son Ronan Farrow was fathered by Frank Sinatra but Frank Sinatra's widow Barbara is certain that Farrow's claim is bunk.
Farrow told the magazine that she and Sinatra ''never really split up'' and when asked if Ronan Farrow might actually be Sinatra's son, she answered, ''Possibly.
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8221; Gary received both Local and National recognition when as a construction worker he would entertain on his lunch hour by singing Sinatra songs to the passersby.