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Old 01-11-2009, 08:41 AM   #1
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Sunday Special- That boy from Hoboken

Sunday Special- That boy from Hoboken


Today we focus on Frank Sinatra

1. In which decade was he born ?
2. He was given two nicknames; one was "Ole' Blue Eyes" and the other was
......what ?
3. What was his middle name ?
4. For which 1950's film did he win an Oscar ?
5. What was the name of his own record label, set up in 1961 ?
6. What year did he earn a Grammy for "Strangers in the night"?
7. Which of his songs was dedicated to his elder daughter ?
8. What song did Paul Anka write that eventually became Frank's signature
song ?"
9. Which song did he take into the charts with Bono in 1993 ?
10. In which 1957 film did he sing his famous "The Lady is a Tramp"
11. Which of his wives went on to marry Andre Previn ?
12. Which of his children was kidnapped ?
13. Al Martino played a character loosely based on Sinatra in what 1972
movie ?
14. What popular sit-com used a Sinatra standard as it's theme song ?
15. What popular Sinatra song is inscribed on his Tombstone ?



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. 1. 1910's
2. The chairman of the Board
3. Albert
4. "From Here to Eternity"
5. Reprise
6. 1966
7. Nancy (with the laughing face)
8. "My Way"
9. "I've Got You Under my Skin"
10. "Pal Joey"
11. Mia Farrow
12. Frank Jr.
13. "The Godfather"
14. "Married, with Children"
15. "The Best is Yet to Come"

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Old 01-11-2009, 10:33 AM   #2
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Good Morning, lt.
Again only 2 correct - #s 2 and 12.

Geez!
#1 - I said '20s.
#6 - I said the '60s but didn't know which year.
#15 - I said "My Way".


Thanks. Have a good day.
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Old 01-11-2009, 10:41 AM   #3
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I had a gal friend once, back in the "stoned age" who could tell you everything you didn't want to know about the guy, and more......... I was never a big fan............
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Old 01-11-2009, 10:58 AM   #4
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Me neither, or Elvis (wait - don't shoot [URL="http://www.smileycentral.com/?partner=ZSzeb001_ZNman000"] )
But I got all excited about the catagory knowing I could list all the "Rat Pack" members!
But you must have read my mind. LOL!





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Old 01-11-2009, 11:38 AM   #5
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yep ! shoulda listed that question..........came up with another after posting
"What was his wife's name (his last wife)"
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Old 01-11-2009, 12:25 PM   #6
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Yeah!!!! Scored a nice 100%, but that's because I'm reading a book about him right now. He was one cocky young kid. His momma was a piece of work, too.
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