Altovise Joanne Davis was an American entertainer who’s most interesting remembered for being Sammy Davis Jr.’s third partner (August 30, 1943 – March 14, 2009).
Altovise Joanne Gore, who was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, was reared in Brooklyn, New York. Gore, a life member of The Actors Studio, labored as a chorus-line dancer in quite a few musical productions every in London and on Broadway inside the Nineteen Sixties.
In 1968, she met Sammy Davis Jr. whereas they’d been every performing within the similar effectivity. On May 11, 1970, the Rev. Jesse Jackson officiated their marriage in a Philadelphia courthouse. In 1989, Manny was adopted.
On May 16, 1990, 5 days after their twentieth wedding ceremony anniversary, Sammy Davis Jr. handed away from throat most cancers.
Altovise Davis appeared in a few cameos by the Seventies and Eighties on well-known TV reveals along with Charlie’s Angels and CHiPs, along with in supporting roles in movement photos like Welcome to Arrow Beach (1974), Kingdom of the Spiders (1977), Boardwalk (1979), and Can’t Stop the Music (1980).
Altovise Davis and her husband every repeatedly participated as panelists on the Seventies sport current Tattletales.
On March 14, 2009, Altovise Davis handed away in Los Angeles on the age of 65 due to stroke points.
Where Is Altovise Davis Now?
Sammy Davis Jr.’s partner Altovise Davis is buried subsequent to him in an unmarked tomb at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California.