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Dean Martin

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Birthday
7, 1917
Birthplace
Steubenville, OH
Death Date
Dec 25, 1995 (78)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
7, 1917
Birthplace
Steubenville, OH
Death Date
Dec 25, 1995 (78)

About

King of Cool who gained prominence as the on-set partner of Jerry Lewis. He was a crooner and a member of the Rat Pack.

Before Fame

After dropping out of high school, he worked as a bootleg liquor delivery boy, speakeasy croupier, blackjack dealer, boxer, and steel mill worker.

Trivia

In 2006, his duet with Martina McBride, "Baby, It's Cold Outside," reached #7 on the R&R AC chart.

Family Life

His uncle was comedian Leonard Barr. He lost custody of his children, Stephen Craig Martin, Claudia Dean Martin, and Barbara Gail Martin, after divorcing their mother, Elizabeth Anne McDonald.

Associated With

He starred with Frank Sinatra in the 1958 drama Some Came Running.

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