Tuesday, 24 April, 2018

Barbara Sinatra Dies At Age 90

Barbara Sinatra Dead at 90 Frank Sinatra's fourth and final wife Barbara dead at 90
Melody Ballard | 26 July, 2017, 01:01

In her 2011 memoir called "Lady Blue Eyes: My Life with Frank", Mrs Sinatra detailed how she first met the My Way singer when he was with his second wife Ava Gardner.

Barbara Sinatra, the wife of the late singing great Frank Sinatra, died Tuesday at her home in Rancho Mirage of natural causes, a family spokesman said.

Barbara married Frank in 1976 and remained his wife for almost 22 years - the longest of his 4 marriages.

"She died comfortably surrounded by family and friends at her home", John Thoresen, Director of the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center told the Desert Sun.

Barbara Sinatra's professional career included modelling for Vogue and Life magazines and she previously spent time at Frank Sinatra's Palm Springs home during her previous marriage to Zeppo Marx, of the famous Marx Brothers comedy family. More than 20,000 children have benefited from therapy at the Barbara Sinatra Center, according to a spokesperson for the center.

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The onetime model and Las Vegas showgirl was the fourth and final wife of "Ol' Blue Eyes", one of the 20th century's top film, TV, radio and concert entertainers.

Shortly after her move, she married Robert Oliver, but they divorced, and she then married Zeppo Marx in 1959. She married Sinatra three years later in 1976.

Barbara and Frank founded together the Barbara Sinatra Children's Charity Centrer in Rancho Mirage, California, in 1986. "You worry about new ones", she said.

During her lifetime, Barbara Sinatra was an advocate for victims of child abuse and began her foundation in an effort to provide counseling and other services to victims.

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