Amanda Kate Lambert (real name: Amanda Catherine Lambert Erlinger, age: 46 years old) is a professional photographer, writer, visual artist, and daughter of Nancy Sinatra and Hugh Lambert.
Amanda’s love of arts was inspired by her grandfather, Frank Sinatra, who taught her how to operate the camera at a very tender age and continuously exposed her to his field of work. The artist lived a confidential life but couldn’t lie low about her relationship with her husband, Micheal Erlinger. Here’s more about her!
Who is Amanda Kate Lambert and When was She Born?
Amanda Lambert is 46 years old. She was born on March 17, 1976, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is of a mixed Ethnicity and an American by nationality. Amanda and her sister were raised by their parents, Nancy Sinatra and Hugh Lambert. Unfortunately, she lost her dad when she was nine years old.
Amanda Lambert had a beautiful childhood experience owing to the close bond she had with Frank Sinatra. However, information about Amanda’s education isn’t available to the public. The artist studied art history and fine art, specializing in painting and photography.
Amanda Kate Lambert’s Relationship with the Sinatra Family
Amanda Kate Lambert has quite a history with the Sinatra Family. Her mum was the daughter of the iconic artist Frank Sinatra, her grandfather. While he lived, Frank was noted to have loved spending time with his family, which of course, includes his grandchildren.
In an interview, Amanda Lambert even revealed if she wasn’t at school, the next place to find her was with her grandfather. She also added that the time spent with him was lovely. While spending time with her grandfather Frank Sinatra, Amanda got privileged to be taught by the iconic artist. He exposed her to his artistic works, which were mainly Painting. Indeed the artist’s childhood is memorable!
Meet Amanda Kate Lambert’s Parents – Nancy Sinatra and Hugh Lambert
Amanda Lambert’s parents were well known for their professions in the entertainment industry. They got married in 1970 and worked together on a project the following year. For over a decade, the couple lived happily until the death of Nancy’s father Hugh Lambert. He died on August 18, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was 55 years old when he died of cancer.
Nancy Sinatra was Born to Frank Sinatra in 1940
Frank and Nancy Sinatra in her second marriage to Hugh Lambert pic.twitter.com/e408kM47dx
— Tanja (@T__twitt) November 20, 2016
Nancy Sandra Sinatra (born June 8, 1940) in Jersey City, New Jersey, is a former American singer and actress. She is also the eldest daughter of the late Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra (née Barbato).
In November 1957, Amanda’s mum began her career as a singer and actress and has starred in her dad’s ABC-TV variety series. Before her journey into the entertainment industry, she took different classes on dramatic performance, voice lessons, and piano and dance lessons.
Amanda Kate Lambert’s Mum Had Her Career Breakthrough in 1966
In 1966, Nancy Sandra Sinatra was recognized for her signature hit “These boots are made for walkin” which was written by Lee Hazlewood, and most of her hot songs were produced by him. Amanda’s mum charted on the billboard’s hot 100 for about 2 years (1966-1968). In 1971, Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood attained their first collaborative success in the UK singles chart with the hit song “Did you Ever?”
Aside from music, Amanda’s mum also pursued an acting career as she appeared in several movies between 1964- 1968 with Peter Fonda. One of the most popular ones is Roger Corman’s biker gang movie, The Wild Angel (1966), and many more. She was featured in a movie with her father, Frank Sinatra, in the comedy Marriage on the Rocks in 1965.
Hugh Lambert, Amanda’s Father was Born in 1930
Remembering my husband, Hugh Lambert, today. He was a wonderful man & a gifted dancer/choreographer whose life was cut short by cancer. If you smoke, please stop & if you don’t smoke, don’t start. Think of your kids. It breaks my heart that our granddaughters will never know him. pic.twitter.com/Db1pBQiQlC
— Nancy Sinatra (@NancySinatra) August 18, 2021
The Broadway dancer and Hollywood choreographer was born and named Hugh Lambert on the 31st day of March in the year 1930 in Metuchen, New Jersey, USA. There is no information about Amanda’s dad’s early life, family, and educational background.
However, Amanda’s dad made a name for himself in the entertainment industry. He danced in the Broadway production ‘wonder towns,’ Flower Drum song, and other musicals. In 1966, he choreographed a musical titled Finder keeper.
In the following year, he choreographed Rowan and Martin’s laugh-in. In 1971, he performed on stage with his wife in a play for Ed Sullivan. In 1981, Amanda Lambert’s dad directed an entertainment program at the presidential inaugural gala.
Amanda Kate Lambert is Pursuing Diverse Careers as an Artist
The professional photographer, writer, and visual artist owe thanks to her grandfather, Frank Sinatra, for inspiring her. Though her family was artistically inclined, she preferred to stick with the non-exposing artistic profession. Having developed an interest in painting, she knew she wanted her own studio.
In 2018, the artist had an exhibition displaying a family collection which includes a self-portrait of her grandfather in his early years, rare pictures of a family, and favorites from the capitol and Warner Bros at Hilton Asmus contemporary.
In an exclusive interview, the artist did disclose how her grandmother Nancy Sinatra (née Barbato) gave her several file boxes containing her grandfather’s early recordings, which no one had seen. She also gave her permission to do whatever she wanted with them.
She Wrote a Book in Memory of Frank Sinatra
Be that as it may, photography and visual arts were not the only craft she indulged in. Amanda Lambert also published a book along with Robin Morgan titled SINATRA. The book is a tribute to her grandfather 100 years after his Birth.
Not only that, it was an avenue to celebrate Frank Sinatra using fine arts photography. She was inspired by her entire family. She had 1000 copies printed. They were also limited edition books which were expensive.
Is Amanda Kate Lambert Married?
Since the artist doesn’t like drawing public attention or the paparazzi lifestyle, she sure does keep her personal life private. However, she couldn’t hide her relationship with her husband, Micheal Erlinger. In an interview, she stressed how her husband became her best friend, and the best part was getting married to him.
Though she met him when she was 19 years old and since then the two lovebirds have been inseparable. Amanda Lambert also revealed she is blessed with beautiful children but has kept information about them from the media. Similarly, she has also not revealed when exactly she married Erlinger.