Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner

Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner were married from 1951–1957. Sinatra left his wife, Nancy, for Ava Gardner. The marriage was controversial and his career suffered. Gardner was able to help Sinatra be cast in “From Here to Eternity” (1953). The role reenergized Sinatra’s acting and singing careers.

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Frank Sinatra