Ella Fitzgerald

By Gabrielle Veenhuis

Early Years

Ella Fitzgerald was born on April 25,1917. She was also know as "The first lady of song ." In 1958 Ella became the first African American woman to win a Grammy!! She went on to win 13 Grammy's!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! She made many albums and sold OVER 40 MILLION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Ella Fitzgerald is an amazing woman!!!!!!!