Nancy Sandra Sinatra Jr (born June 8, 1940, in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States) is a singer and actress. She is the daughter of the legendary singer Frank Sinatra and his first wife Nancy Barbato.
Her career peaked in the late 1960s with a string of pop music hits. Her best-known hit, These Boots Are Made for Walkin’ - which popularized and made her synonymous with Go-Go boots - was written by Lee Hazlewood. These Boots… has been covered by many artists such as Geri Halliwell, Megadeth, Jessica Simpson, Lil’ Kim, Little Birdy, Billy Ray Cyrus, Crispin Hellion Glover and KMFDM.
Nancy also co-starred in a number of films, including Roger Corman’s The Wild Angels with Peter Fonda and Bruce Dern, and Speedway with Elvis Presley, made guest appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show, and starred in a number of television specials, most notable among them the 1967 Emmy Award-winning special “Movin’ with Nancy”, in which she appeared with her father and his Rat Pack pals Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr.. In the 1970s, she slowed down her musical activity and ceased acting in order to concentrate on being a wife and mother. She returned to the studio in 1981 to record a country album with Mel Tillis called, Mel & Nancy.
Her first single These Boots are made for walking was featured in Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Nancy posing nude for Playboy caused a lot of controversy within her family mostly because her photo’s were so explicit. Franks heart problems are said to have begun after Nancy posed for the issue.
Nancy posed for Playboy at the age of 54 in the May addition in 1995.
Nancy said she struggled to pick a godfather for her son AJ and finally decided on James Darren.
Nancy song Kinky Love was banned on all public airwaves for its explicit lyrics.
It was 1976 when Nancy music went underground and she had a number 1 hit titled Kinky Love.
Many feel that Nancy song These Boot became popular due to it’s riff that is played by Duane Eddy.
Nancy was the former stepdaughter of Mia Farrow.
Nancy married Hugh Lambert on December 12, 1970 and remained married until his death on August 18, 1985.
Nancy married Tommy Sands on September 11, 1960 and they divorced in 1965.
Nancy has 2 children they are A.J. Lambert and Amanda Lambert.
Nancy has a sister and a brother. Her sister is Tina Sinatra and brother is Frank Sinatra JR.
Nancy sang the song You Only Live Twice which later became the theme song for James Bond.
Nancy also did a duet with her father titles Something Stupid.
Nancy had her first hit titled These Boots are made for Walking in 1968.
Nancy decided to expand her horizons a bit and do some singing in 1965.
Nancy made a movie with Elvis called Speedway in 1968.
Nancy made her debut on TV for herself in 1964 in For Those Who Think Young.
Nancy's first appearance on TV was when she appeared with her father and Elvis Presley in 1959.
Nancy is the first born child of Frank and Nancy Sinatra.
Nancy did have one nickname throughout her career amongst her friends it was The Icon of Cool.
Nancy kept her birth name of Nancy Sandra Sinatra throughout her career.
Nancy has credits for her work under Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazelwood.
Nancy's first chart hit was So Long Babe.
Nancy has 21 chart hits to her credit.