Frank Sinatra(1915-1998), Singer and film actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
American singer and film actor. Sinatra began his long career singing on radio shows. Gained prominence as an actor with his performance in From Here to Eternity (1953) and The Man With The Golden Arm (1955). Notable albums produced between 1956-65 include For Swinging Lovers, Come Fly With Me and That's Life.
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