Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald
1917 - 1996

Ella Fitzgerald  American Singer


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Rest in peace.


Ella Fitzgerald was previously married to Ray Brown (1947 - 1953) and Benjamin Kornegay (1941 - 1943).

Ella Fitzgerald was in a relationship with Nelson Riddle.


American Singer Ella Fitzgerald was born Ella Jane Fitzgerald on 25th April, 1917 in Newport News, Virginia, USA and passed away on 15th Jun 1996 Beverly Hills, California, USA aged 79. She is most remembered for The First Lady of Jazz. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Ella Fitzgerald is a member of the following lists: American female singers, American singer-songwriters and Grammy Award winners.


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Dating1 - - -
Married2 5 years, 8 months 3 years, 4 months 1 year, 1 month
Total3 5 years, 8 months 2 years, 3 months 1 year, 1 month


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
Buried Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Methodist
Ethnicity Multiracial
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, jazz
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1934–1993, 1934–1994, 1934'“1993
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

Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer, sometimes 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, timing, intonation, and a "horn-like" improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.

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Ella Fitzgerald79 TaurusSinger
Ray Brown75 LibraJazz Musician
Benjamin Kornegay-
Nelson Riddle64 GeminiComposer


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sarahFeb 3, 2010

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TiffanyFeb 12, 2008

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