February 2, 1964 – you do not want to miss Ella Fitzgerld and Sammy Davis Jr together at “The Ed Sullivan Show”
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Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with a myriad of artists We have selected thirteen of them : Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald , Liza Minelli Here, they are reunited in one […]
December 7, 1968 – you do not miss Ike and Tina Turner on the ABC program “Hollywood Palace” hosted by Sammy Davis Jr.
September 25, 1969 – This Is Tom Jones opens for a second season on ABC. Today Tom’s guests are Sammy Davis, Jr and Jo Anne Worley. So Funny!
Besides her collaborations with Louis Armstrong and a “youth” album conveniently called “Ella & Friends,” Ella Fitzgerald‘s recorded repertoire is quite poor on the “duo” front. On television, this is another story. Track Listing : 1.Medley – 07:52 . 2.How High The Moon (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) – 07:36 . 3.Can’T We Be Friends (Paul […]
June 20, 1965 – the Rat Pack – that is Sammy Davis Jr, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin plus Johnny Carson plus The Count Basie Band conducted by Quincy Jones – take part in a benefit concert for a national halfway home for convicts at Kiel Opera House in St. Louis
May 12, 1960 – the guests at “The Frank Sinatra Show” on ABC are Joey Bishop, Sammy Davis Jr., Nancy Sinatra and Elvis Presley, just out of the army.