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Age64 (age at death)
Birthday 8 December, 1925
Birthplace Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Died 16 May, 1990
Place of Death Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Member of the 'Rat Pack'
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Samuel George Davis Jr. (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an American singer, musician, dancer, actor, vaudevillian, comedian and activist known for his impressions of actors, musicians and other celebrities. At age three, Davis Jr. began his career in vaudeville with his father Sammy Davis Sr. and the Will Mastin Trio, which toured nationally. After military service, Davis Jr. returned to the trio and became an overnight sensation following a nightclub performance at Ciro's (in West Hollywood) after the 1951 Academy Awards. With the trio, he became a recording artist. In 1954, at the age of 29, he lost his left eye in a car accident. Several years later, he converted to Judaism, finding commonalities between the oppression experienced by African-American and Jewish communities.

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