Bessie Smith

Alexis Oates

Basic facts

Bessie Smith was born in April 15,1884, and died in September 26, 1937. Bessie was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee,U.S.

Fun Fact

Bessie Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on other jazz vocalists.

Character trait

Bessie Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on other jazz vocalists.