By Tom Seymour
Over the course of his singular career, Frank Sinatra sold over 150 million albums worldwide, starred in a variety of Hollywood pictures, and won a panoply of awards – including honorary degrees, Oscars, Grammies, Walk of Fame stars and – remarkably – an Israeli Medal of Honour.
The latter was bestowed upon him after he reportedly raised $6.5m in bond pledges for the state of Israel through his concerts.
He’s now the subject of a new exhibition at Proud Chelsea, London, in celebration of Sinatra‘s 100th birthday. Titled Sinatra at 100: A Century in the Making, the collection is taken from the …read more