Sylvia Syms, 73, dubbed the "world's greatest saloon...

Deaths elsewhere

May 11, 1992

Sylvia Syms, 73, dubbed the "world's greatest saloon singer" by Frank Sinatra, collapsed and died on stage early yesterday at New York's Algonquin Hotel while performing an encore. Her 1956 rendition of "I Could Have Danced All Night" sold more than 1 million copies.

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