Thursday, May 1, 2008

Daily One Inch Button - Sammy Davis Jr.

Did you know that up until 1967, interracial marriage was illegal in thirty-one states? Sammy Davis Jr., one of the founders of the Rat Pack and one of the hardest working people in show business, endured tremendously from racist attacks; this was especially the case after he married May Britt. This did not detract from the fact that he was a brilliantly talented musician and performer and is one of my favorites.

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