Sammy Davis Jr. "Golden Boy" Playbill 1964 Signed Autograph Cover Photo
Playbill For The Shubert Theatre-June 1964-"Golden Boy" starring Sammy Davis Jr.-6" X 9"-35 pages.Samuel George "Sammy" Davis, Jr. (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an African-American entertainer. Primarily a dancer and singer, he also had many acting roles on stage and screen, and was noted for his impersonations of actors and other celebrities. At the age of three Davis began his career in vaudeville with his father and Will Mastin as the Will Mastin Trio, which toured nationally. After military service Davis returned to the trio. Davis became an overnight sensation following a nightclub performance at Ciro's after the 1951 Academy Awards. With the trio, he became a recording artist. In 1954, he lost his left eye in an automobile accident, and several years later, he converted to Judaism.The Playbill has been autographed on the front cover by Sammy Davis Jr............BOTH PLAYBILL AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.