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Hoboken in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace
The Voice
 
Frank Sinatra's Hoboken Star Photo, Click for full size
By R. C.
1. Frank Sinatra's Hoboken Star
 
Inscription.
Francis Albert Sinatra
The Voice
Born here
At 415 Monroe Street
December 12, 1915

 
Erected 1996 by City of Hoboken and fans of Frank Sinatra.
 
Location. 40° 44.6′ N, 74° 2.317′ W. Marker is in Hoboken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on 415 Monroe Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hoboken NJ 07030, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Hudson School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stephen Foster House (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sergeant William Fesken Memorial Field (approx. 0.6 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stevens Institute of Technology (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hudson River Bridge Cornerstone (approx. 0.7 miles away); 77 River Street (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hoboken.
 
More about this marker. This Hoboken, NJ tribute to the birthplace of Frank Sinatra is located in the sidewalk in front of the lot that used to have the house where Sinatra was born. The site is now an empty lot used for storage as the original house burned down in the 1970s.
 
Brick wall in front of lot where Frank Sinatra was born. Photo, Click for full size
By R. C.
2. Brick wall in front of lot where Frank Sinatra was born.
The house that Frank Sinatra was born in burned to the ground in the 1970s. Today, it remains an empty lot that is used for storage. The marker can be seen to the left of the gate.
 

 
Regarding Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace. Francis Albert Sinatra, "Frank" to his friends, "The Voice," or "Chairman of the Board" to others was one of the most popular singers of the 20th Century.

In addition to his multitude of singing credits, he was also an Academy Award winning actor for his role as Maggio in From Here to Eternity.
 
Also see . . .  Frank Sinatra. (Submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey.)
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 7,485 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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