Johnny Cash - "Wabash Cannonball" - "The Wabash Cannonball" is an American folk song about a fictional train, thought to have originated in the late nineteenth century. Its first documented appearance was on sheet music published in 1882, titled "The Great Rock Island Route" and credited to J. A. Roff.
Born on December 8, 1925, in New York City, Sammy Davis Jr. overcame prevailing racism to become an entertaining legend. As part of the Rat Pack, with Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, Davis was known for his films and his partying ways.