Birth Name: Francesco Paolo LoVecchio
Date of Birth: March 30, 1913
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Death: February 6, 2007
Place of Death: San Diego, California
Frankie Laine was an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He was a popular artist of the 1940s and 1950s.
Frankie was the son of Cresenzia/Anna (Salerno) and Giovanni “John” Lo Vecchio. His parents immigrated from Monreale, Province of Palermo, Sicily, Italy.
Sources: Frankie Laine on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Passenger record of Frankie’s father – https://familysearch.org
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