Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies at 72

The singer died of cardiac arrest while on tour in Daytona, Fl.

liam-mathews-headshot2.jpg
Liam Mathews

Frank Sinatra Jr., the son of entertainment legend Frank Sinatra and a singer himself, has died, Rolling Stone reports. He was 72.

Sinatra suffered cardiac arrest while on tour in Daytona, Fla.

Sinatra Jr. followed in his father's footsteps and began performing in clubs as a teen. At 19, he was kidnapped and held for ransom, but was later released and and his kidnappers were convicted.

Stars we've lost in 2016

Sinatra Jr.'s debut album, Young Love for Sale, came out in 1965. His final album, That Face!, was released in 2006. He mostly sang songs popularized by his father. At the time of his death, Sinatra Jr. was doing a tour called "Sinatra Sings Sinatra - The Centennial Celebration," which celebrated what would have been his father's 100th birthday last year.

Our condolences to the Sinatra family.