Birth Name: Michael Anthony Orlando Cassavitis
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 3, 1944
*Puerto Rican (mother)
Tony Orlando is an American singer, songwriter, producer, music executive, and actor. He was a member of pop music group Tony Orlando and Dawn, with Telma Hopkins and Joyce Vincent. He has opened the Tony Orlando Yellow Ribbon Music Theatre in Branson, Missouri, and also performs in Las Vegas. Tony co-starred in the film That’s My Boy.
Tony was raised in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan, then Union City and Hasbrouck Heights, both in New Jersey. He is married to Francine Amormino. He has one child with his former wife Elaine; and one child with Francine. He was raised Catholic, and later became a born-again Christian.