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El arrebato blues de Billie Holiday

Strange Fruit”, the song about black lynching in the south made famous by blues singer Billie Holiday, was originally a poem written by Abel Meeropol, a Jewish schoolteacher from the Bronx.

Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan) April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter.

Protest songs: posing or inspiring?

Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan) April 1915 – July was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Billie Holiday looks similar Frida Kahlo both ahead of their time Earl says

Billie Holiday, 1949 by Carl Van Vechten. [Lady Day swaps gardenias for roses so as not to be like Dinah!]

Carl Van Vechten ~ Billie Holiday , 1949 If I had to sing Doggie in the Window , that would actually be work. But singing songs like The.

Billie Holiday on stage during a jam session in March 1954. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Billie Holiday recording "Lady in Satin," New York City, December 1957 Don Hunstein © 2013 Sony Music Entertainment

Billie Holiday and her Pitty, Mr. Downbeat  (April 7, 1915 - July 17, 1959)

Billie Holiday and Her Dogs on Her 100th Birthday

Billie Holiday and her beloved dog Mister at Club Downbeat in New York City, circa (Photo: William Gottlieb, Gottlieb Collection)

Billie Holiday (Eleanora Fagan Gough,  April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter.    Nicknamed Lady Day, Holiday was a seminal influence on jazz and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. Above all, she was admired for her deeply personal and intimate approach to singing.

Billie Holiday (Eleanora Fagan Gough, April 1915 – July was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed Lady Day, Holiday was a seminal influence on jazz and pop.

White House Celebrates Muslim Holiday on Day Muhammad Murders Four Marines by BOB PRICE July 17, 2015 Read more: Family Security Matters http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/detail/white-house-celebrates-muslim-holiday-on-day-muhammad-murders-four-marines?f=must_reads#ixzz3gCZXS0DO Under Creative Commons License: Attribution

- White House Celebrates Muslim Holiday on Day Muhammad Murders Four Marines - by Bob Price

July 17, 1997: Princess Diana enjoying a holiday in the South of France in St Tropez aboard the Fayed yacht, The Jonikal.

Princess Diana is seen in St Tropez on July 1997 shortly before she and boyfriend Dodi were killed in a car crash in Paris

President Aquino III declares July 29 as Regular National Holiday #eidlfitr

President Aquino III declares July 29 as Regular National Holiday

eidl fitr philippines july 17 2015

(UPDATED, JULY Muslim Filipinos will be joining the rest of the Islamic world in observing the end of the holy month of Ramadan or Eid’l Fitr on July The day has been declared by Presi…

A list of the best BBQ side dishes that are perfect for your next barbecue. These BBQ food ideas are easy to make and will surprise your guests by how delicious they taste. This list covers all of your side dish needs from the pasta to the corn on the cob to the fruit salads.

17 Easy BBQ Side Dishes

A list of the best BBQ side dishes that are perfect for your next barbecue. These BBQ food ideas are easy to make and will surprise your guests by how delicious they taste. This list covers all of your side dish needs from the pasta to the corn on the cob

July 17, 1959: With police armed outside her hospital room, Billie Holiday died from pulmonary edema and heart failure caused by cirrhosis of the liver. Almost 2 months prior to her death, on May 31, 1959, Holiday was taken to Metropolitan Hospital in New York suffering from liver and heart disease....July 17, 1959: With police armed outside her hospital room, Billie Holiday died from pulmonary edema and heart failure caused by cirrhosis of the liver. Almost 2 months prior to her death, on…

July 17, 1959: With police armed outside her hospital room, Billie Holiday died from pulmonary edema and heart failure caused by cirrhosis of the liver. Almost 2 months prior to her death, on May 31, 1959, Holiday was taken to Metropolitan Hospital in New York suffering from liver and heart disease....July 17, 1959: With police armed outside her hospital room, Billie Holiday died from pulmonary edema and heart failure caused by cirrhosis of the liver. Almost 2 months prior to her death, on…

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