Hoboken, New Jersey: Frank Sinatra Birthplace - Sidewalk Star

Ol' Blue Eyes hasn't gotten much respect from his home town. His museum -- "From Here to Eternity" -- has closed, but there is a star in front of his birthplace house. Which burned down.
Address:
417 Monroe St., Hoboken, NJ
Directions:
On the east side of Monroe St. midway between 4th and 5th Sts.
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Frank Sinatra Birthplace

Sure, now it looks like an odd combination of a parking lot and a stable, but it was the birthplace of Frank Sinatra, American giant and showman. A short drive from the modest sidewalk star and boarded-up museum and you can see the majestic New York skyline and wonder what it looked like through the eyes of a young Francis Albert.

[A. Finnerty-Schwier, 10/22/2010]
Frank Sinatra museum planned

A fan of Ol' Blue Eyes plans to open a small Sinatra Museum next door to Frank's birthplace in Hoboken, NJ. The museum will feature photographs and minor artifacts from the singer's life.... [10/17/1999] Complete News Story

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