Frank Sinatra’s address book auctioned

Los Angeles, June 16 (IANS) Legendary singer Frank Sinatra’s address book has been sold at an auction for $8,960.

The leather address book of the legendary singer, who died in 1998, at the age of 82, read like a who’s who of the showbiz world, featuring the names and numbers of friends such as John Wayne and Sidney Poitier, as well as influential political figures, reports

The book, which dates back to the 1970s, was filled with annotated contacts of industry insiders like Jerry Weintraub, who was Elvis Presley’s promoter.

Meanwhile, the front of the address book features a fortune cookie message that reads: “Beware of friends who are false and deceitful.”

The auctioning of the address book comes a matter of weeks after it was reported that the singer’s custom-designed California villa had gone on sale for $3.9 million.

Frank, who lived in the property in the mountains above California’s Coachella Valley for more than a decade in the 1970s, is said to have used his private helicopter to fly guests in for parties.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here