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sammy davis jr

IS DEAD


Last Updated: Friday, February 05, 2021





AGE






64


NET WORTH

TBD



DATE OF BIRTH

12.08.1925



BEST KNOWN FOR

SINGER, DANCER, ACTOR AND COMEDIAN NOTED FOR HIS IMPERSONATIONS OF ACTORS; NOTABLE FOR HIS WORK IN OCEAN'S 11, MR WONDERFUL, SERGEANTS 3, ROBIN AND THE 7 HOODS AND GOLDEN BOY. A VICTIM OF RACISM THROUGHOUT HIS LIFE, HE BECAME A LARGE FINANCIAL SUPPORTER OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT.



CAUSE OF DEATH

cancer

( Throat )



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sammy davis jr died on 05/16/1990 at the age of 64. sammy was prominently known as a singer, and is remembered fondly by family, friends, and fans.

Digging into our profile records, among our musician class of profiles, sammy davis jr is one of 11 singers who has died as a result of cancer .

Within the broader landscape of our profiles, sammy davis jr was one of 224 individuals who had succumbed to this illness, and one of 10 people who had died from Throat Cancer.


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