December 25, 1912 in Oakland
July 27, 2012
Oakland, California, United States
born Alvin Morris, actor and popular crooner of the 30s/40s/50s
Tony Martin (born Alvin Morris; December 25, 1913 – July 27, 2012) was an American actor and singer. His career spanned over seven decades, and he scored dozens of hits between the late-1930s and mid-1950s with songs such as "Walk Hand in Hand" and "Stranger in Paradise". He was married to actress and dancer Cyd Charisse for 60 years until her death in 2008.