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Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace

The Voice

 
 
Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Erik Lander, February 27, 2022
1. Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace Marker
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.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment. A significant historical date for this entry is December 12, 1915.
 
Location. 40° 44.6′ N, 74° 2.317′ W. Marker is in Hoboken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on 415 Monroe Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hoboken NJ 07030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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); Hoboken World War II Memorial (approx. 0.7 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). Touch for a list and map 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.
 
Regarding Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace.
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2. Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace Marker
The marker was previously embedded in the sidewalk.
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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.)
 
Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. C.
3. Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace Marker
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.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 1, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 8,796 times since then and 100 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 27, 2022, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York.   2, 3. 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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Dec. 1, 2022