Eleanora Fagan, known professionally as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz and swing music singer with a career spanning 26 years. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and music... Wikipedia
- Birth name: Eleanora Fagan
- Also known as: Lady Day, First Lady of Blues
- Born: April 7, 1915, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
- Origin: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
- Died: July 17, 1959, New York City, U.S.
- Genres: Jazz, swing
- Occupation(s): Singer
- Years active: 1933–1959
- Labels: Brunswick, Vocalion, Okeh, Bluebird, Commodore, Capitol, Decca, Aladdin, Verve, Columbia, MGM
- Associated acts: Ella Fitzgerald, Jimmy Rowles, Lena Horne, Carmen McRae, Louis Armstrong, Mal Waldron, Teddy Wilson, Count Basie, Artie Shaw, Lester Young, Tony Scott
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