Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald
1917 - 1996

Ella Fitzgerald  American Singer


Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella. She was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a "...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship5 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship1 yr, 1 mth
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 5 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Ella
Middle Name Jane
Last Name Fitzgerald
Full Name at Birth Ella Jane Fitzgerald
Alternative Name Lady Ella, First Lady of Song, The First Lady of Jazz
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th April, 1917
Birthplace Newport News, Virginia, USA
Died 15th June, 1996
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, USA
Cause of Death Diabetes
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The First Lady of Jazz
Music Genre (Text) Swing, bebop, traditional pop, vocal jazz, blues
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1934–1993, 1934–1994
Music Style Jazz, Bop, Swing, Standards, Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz, Popular Music Entry
Music Mood Elegant, Exuberant, Springlike, Joyous, Playful, Soothing, Carefree, Intimate, Amiable/Good-Natured, Cheerful, Refined/Mannered, Rousing, Sweet, Romantic, Energetic, Bright, Sophisticated, Stylish, Gentle, Boisterous
Instrument Vocals, Classical Music Entry
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Capitol, Decca, Pablo, Reprise, Verve, Brunswick, HMV, Universal
Official Websites www.ellafitzgerald.com/, http://ellafitzgerald.com
Favorite Foods Chicken
Favorite Colors Black, Brown
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Ella Fitzgerald79 TaurusSinger
Ray Brown75 LibraJazz Musician
Benjamin Kornegay-
Nelson Riddle64 GeminiComposer


The White Shadow1978 Maxine Jefferies TV Show
All My Life1966 Vocalist Short Film
Let No Man Write My Epitaph1960 Flora Movie
St. Louis Blues1958 Singer Movie
Pete Kelly's Blues1955 Maggie Jackson Movie
Ride 'Em Cowboy1942 Ruby Movie

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sarahFeb 3, 2010

I heard that Ella Fitzgerald dated MLK

GriitFeb 4, 2009

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TiffanyFeb 12, 2008

cool dude

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