What Is Frankie Valli Known For?

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Frankie Valli is most famous for being the front man of the famous 1960s pop group Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. During his musical career, he scored a number of top 40 hits with songs such as "Big Girls Don't Cry" and "Can't Take My Eyes Off You."

Frankie Valli was born Francisco Stephen Castelluccio on May 3, 1934 in Newark, New Jersey. He first gained fame in 1962 when The Four Seasons appeared on American Bandstand performing the song "Sherry," which would go on to hit number one on the charts. As of 2015, Frankie Valli is currently enjoying a resurgence in popularity as the hit Broadway musical "Jersey Boys," which tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, continues to perform to sold-out crowds nationwide.