Billie Holiday (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), born Eleanora Fagan and later called Lady Day, was an American singer known equally for her difficult life and her emotive, poignant singing voice. Holiday has long been considered one of the greatest jazz voices of all time.
Louis Armstrong (4 August 1901 – July 6, 1971) (he preferred his given name pronounced as Lewie or Louie]; also known by the nicknames Satchmo, for satchel-mouth, and Pops) was an American jazz musician. Armstrong… read more
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