Tommy Sands Biography
Tommy Sands was born on August 27, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Tommy was raised by his family in Shreveport, Louisiana . He is currently an actor and a singer . He is from a musical family where his mother is a big-band singer in the Art Kassel's band and his father was a pianist . He knows how to play a guitar, his career started in 1946 .
Tommy is a married man who had been divorced . He was married to singer Nancy Sinatra on September 11, 1960, and was divorced with her on July 28, 1965, after about five years .
He was re-married in 1974 April 14 with Sheila Wallace, a secretary, in Honolulu and they have a daughter with his second wife her name is Jessica Sands who is a model .
Tommy's career started at the age of 8 which is quite fast . He was gifted a guitar by his parents, which he learned himself and by the age of 8 he had a job performing twice weekly on a local radio station .
Tommy did his first film in 1958 titled Sing, Boy, Sing as Virgil Walker and his first television show in 1957 titled The Singin' Idol as himself . He did his first singles in 1957 titled Teenage Crush .
Sands nationality is American and his ethnicity is white .Edit
Tommy Sands was born
Tommy Sands was born on August 27, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. and raised by his family in Shreveport, Louisiana . He is from a musical family where his mother is a big-band singer in the Art Kassel's band and his father was a pianist .Edit
Tommy got his first job
At the age of seven, Tommy Sands got a guitar gift for christmas . He learned how to play guitar by himself . At the tender age of 8, he got his first job in which he had a job perform twice weekly on a local radio station .Edit
Tommy did his first singles
In the age of 20, Tommy did his first U.S singles which was titled as teenage crush which was from the album Teenage Hits & Rarities . He released his songs in the year 2006 . The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on Cashbox.Edit
first television show
In 1957, the same year in which Tommy did his first singles, he did a television show The Singin' Idol where he had the role of himself . Tommy acted had a guest appearence in that show .Edit
Tommy Sands did his first flim in the year 1958 . The flim was titled as Sing, Boy, Sing where he got the role of Virgil Walker . It is a musical-drama flim which is released by 20th Century Fox .Edit
Did his second film in the same year
The year Tommy Sands moved into the line of film, he did his second film in the same year, 1958 . Sands second flim was titled as Mardi Gras in which he played the role of Barry Denton.Edit
Tommy Married for the first time
Tommy Sands was married to singer Nancy Sinatra in the age of 23 years . Sinatra was born in Jersey City, New Jersey and is the daughter of Frank Sinatra and her mother is her fathers first wife, Nancy Barbato .Edit
Tommy was divorced
Tommy Sands and singer Nancy Sinatra were divorced after almost five years of being married . They have not revealed the reason for the seperation . Nancy re-married in 1970 with Hugh Lambert, who later died of cancer .Edit
Tommy was re-married
Tommy Sands was re-married in 1974 Sheila Wallace, a secretary, in Honolulu and works as an environmentalist .They even had a daughter named, Jessica Sands .They two were divorced later and Shelica re-married with Jefferson Richard in 1995 March 15 .Edit
Currently Tommy Sands is in the age of 79, he is still alive and there is no rumors about him being death .His daughter, Jessica Sands is a model currently and is in the age of 23 . Jessica was born from his second wife .Edit