On This Day

Tony Bennett

Singer Tony Bennett
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Full Name: Anthony Dominick Benedetto
Profession: Singer

United States of America

Why Famous: With over 50 million records sold, Bennett recorded his signature song "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" in 1962. Despite experiencing a career downturn at the height of rock music, Bennett reached a new audience in the 1980s and 1990s.

Born: August 3, 1926
Birthplace: Queens, New York, USA
Age: 94 years old

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 2007-06-01 Legendary crooner Tony Bennett (80) weds his longtime girlfriend Susan Crow (47) in New York City

Historical Events

  • 1962-06-09 Tony Bennett debuts in concert at Carnegie Hall in NYC

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