Male Gaze: Feast Your Eyes on Frank Sinatra

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Photo: Michael Ochs Archives

Tomorrow marks the date that the most famous man who ever had a cold was born into the world (Hoboken, New Jersey, to be exact) in 1915. As an early celebration, we dug into the Michael Ochs Archives and pulled a black-and-white photo from 1945 of Sinatra in his early 30s, looking fresh and wide-eyed in a portrait. Admire the way his curls tumble onto the top of his forehead and, if you so wish, imagine that his piercing gaze is blue. Below, appreciate the clip of him singing live in his later years. He was nicknamed "The Sultan of Swoon" for a reason ...