Episode 266: The FBI's secret files on Frank Sinatra and his ties to the Mafia

Authors Douglas Thompson and Mike Rothmiller chat to Clodagh Meaney

Publicity Photo of Frank Sinatra holding a gun as John Baron in the 1954 film Suddenly.© Bettmann Archive

Nicola TallantSunday World

Frank Sinatra or Ol' Blue Eyes as he was known was one of the most popular entertainers in the 1940s and 50s. A singer, an actor and a member of the famous Rat Pack, the New Jersey-born bobby soxxer was also moonlighting as an associate of the mafia.

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