Archive for April 28th, 2014

sammy davis junior and his mezuzah

Sammy Davis Jr. and the Mezuzah that Changed His Life

Yes, it’s true, the spiritual journey of Sammy Davis Jr. that would eventually lead him to Judaism began with a small mezuzah given to him by a friend. In 1953, Davis struck up a friendship with comedian and host Eddie Cantor, who gave him the mezuzah as gift. But instead of putting it by his […]