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Samson Sorono, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1950
Cebu, Philippines
Death: Dec. 7, 2008
Rotherham, England

born on the 22nd of july 1950 in lapu lapu city,cebu, philippines. he began singing at the age of 16,supporting the likes of tina turner and count basie at the clark air force base,entertaining american troops.sam moved to hong kong in the early seventies and started a career in the film industry.he made seven films in total,all based on martial arts ,sam was allready a sixth dan in korean martial arts.sam was allso mr hong kong body builder for two consecutive years.in the mid seventies, having heard sams uncanny resemblance to tom jones,emi records produced an album,sam sorono sings tom jones greatest hits.sam moved to england in 1983 where he won his heat in the tv program,stars in your eyes as tom jones.a fantastic talent and a nice person,sam will be missed by all his family, freinds,and everyone who loved his amazing voice. 
 
Burial:
Rotherham Crematorium
Rotherham
Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham
South Yorkshire, England
 
Created by: derek bates
Record added: Dec 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32255231
Samson Sorono, Sr
Added by: derek bates
 
Samson Sorono, Sr
Added by: derek bates
 
 
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i remember when i was about 12-13 i was on holiday in cornwall and i had the honour of meeting sam and the even bigger honour of him singing to me later that evening such a gentle man with the voice of an angel R.I.P. ps look after my dad sam he's not bee...(Read more)
- julie land
 Added: Aug. 15, 2012
top of the bill tonight in heaven.MR SAM SORONO never forget you sam
- bob
 Added: Dec. 30, 2008
sam has left the building
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 22, 2008
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