Singer Anthony “Tony” Benedetto was born on
August 3rd, 1926 in New York City, New York.
After fighting on the frontline of WWII, he
returned to the States to pursue a career in
singing and adopted the stage name Bennett.
By the early 1950s he had established himself
as a pop singer and formidable jazz performer.
One of the best known entertainers of the 20th
century, Bennett’s success continues today.