Ella Fitzgerald

CHILDHOOD

  • childhood that began with her parents separating shortly after her birth
  • she moved to yonkers,New York they lived there whet her mom bf
  • family grew in 1923 with the arrival of fitzgerald half-sister Frances

EDUCATION

  • she recorded some hit song in the early 1940
  • made her film debut as Ruby in 1942 comedy western ride
  • In the mid-1940s,Granz had started Jazz

AWARDS

she earnd the moniker ''First Lady of song''

Fitzgerald picked up her first two Grammys-and made history as the first African-American Woman in 1958

1956's ELLA Fitzgerald sings the cole porter song book

WORKS Cited

biography.com

boongoo.com

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