The Rat Pack was an informal group of entertainers, the second iteration of which ultimately made movies and appeared together in Las Vegas casino venues. They originated as a group of A-list show business friends who met casually at the Los Angeles home of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. They appeared together on stage and in films in the early s, including the movies Ocean's 11 ,  Sergeants 3 , and Robin and the 7 Hoods Bing Crosby replaced Lawford in the last movie. Sinatra, Martin, and Davis were regarded as the group's lead members after Bogart's death. The name "Rat Pack" was first used to refer to a group of friends in New York,   and several explanations have been offered for the name.
The Rat Pack preferred to be called 'the Clan' or 'the Summit'
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Kennedy, but the core group was always Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr. Although the racial and misogynist humour seems dated to the contemporary listener, the act was seen as the height of swinging sophistication in the s. It was also about this time that Sinatra generated more controversy for his connections with organized crime. In , at the behest of Joseph P.
The mature years
They were the toast of Hollywood, a group of actors who came together at the Los Angeles home of silver-screen stars Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. Kennedy , Peter Lawford , and comedian and talk-show host Joey Bishop At the height of their appeal in the first half of the s, a reported 34, people flocked to the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas over a four-week season to take in their swagger, antics and camaraderie. After Bogart died in , the name would eventually come to represent the five-person group of Sinatra, Martin, Davis Jr. L-R Sammy Davis Jr. The population was growing and there was a continued influx of money due to the legalization of gambling in Nevada in
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