Sammy Davis, Jr.

Born Dec 8, 1925
  • Singer, Dancer, Actor, Musician, Entertainer
Net Worth
$20 Million
Samuel George "Sammy" Davis, Jr. was an American entertainer. Primarily a dancer and singer, he also had many acting roles on stage and screen, and was noted for his impersonations of actors and other celebrities. At the age of three Davis began his career in vaudeville with his father and Will Mast...
Sammy Davis, Jr.

Sammy Davis, Jr. Stats


: Sammy Davis Jnr, Samuel George Davis, Jr., Samuel George Davis Jr., Davis, Sammy, Jr., Samuel George Davis, Sammy Davis, Will Mastin Trio, Will Maston Trio, Smoky, Mister Show Business


: Singer, Dancer, Actor, Musician, Entertainer


: 5 ft 4 in (1.65 m)


: African American | History of the Jews in the African diaspora


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: December 8, 1925

Place of Birth

: Harlem

Date of Death

: May 16, 1990

Place of Death

: Beverly Hills

Cause of Death

: Cancer of the larynx | Complication

Sammy Davis, Jr. Film Roles

  1. Anna Lucasta
    Danny Johnson
    Anna Lucasta
  2. Cannonball Run II
    Morris Fenderbaum
  3. Convicts 4
  4. Gone with the West
  5. Heidi's Song
  6. Licensed to Kill
  7. Nightmare in the Sun
    Truck driver
  8. Ocean's 11
    Josh Howard
    Ocean's 11
  9. One More Time
  10. Porgy and Bess
    Sportin' Life

Sammy Davis, Jr. Film Appearances

  1. That's Dancing!
  2. The Legendary Nat King Cole
  3. Sammy Davis Jr.: One Cool Cat
  4. That Old Black Magic
  5. James Dean: The First American Teenager
  6. Sinatra & the Rat Pack
  7. Great Entertainers
  8. The Legendary Liberace
  9. Sinatra: The Classic Duets
  10. Most Famous Hits: The Rat Pack

Sammy Davis, Jr. TV Starring Roles

  1. Sammy Davis Jr.: The Golden Years
  2. The Kid Who Loved Christmas
  3. The New Alice in Wonderland
    The New Alice in Wonderland
  4. Hanna-Barbera's 50th: A Yabba Dabba Doo Celebration
  5. The Big Party
  6. Alice in Wonderland
  7. The Sammy Davis Jr. Show

Sammy Davis, Jr. TV Guest Roles

  1. Sammy Davis, Jr. Show
  2. The 32nd Annual Academy Awards
  3. The 17th Annual Emmy Awards
  4. The Benefit
  5. The Song of Willie
  6. Episode #140
  7. The Patsy
  8. Episode #58
  9. The 47th Annual Academy Awards
  10. Episode #18

Sammy Davis, Jr. Albums

  1. The Shelter of Your Arms
  2. Sammy & Friends
  3. Ten Golden Greats
  4. The Essentials
  5. With a Song in My Heart
  6. All-Star Spectacular
  7. California Suite
  8. The Nat King Cole Songbook
  9. Sings the Big Ones for Young Lovers
  10. What Kind of Fool Am I: And Other Show-Stoppers

Sammy Davis, Jr. Books

  1. Photo by Sammy Davis, Jr.
  2. Hollywood In Suitcase

Sammy Davis, Jr. Subject of Books

  1. Looking at the World through Michael Jackson's Left Eye (Part 2)
    Looking at the World through Michael Jackson's Left Eye (Part 2)