04 March 2013

Google Doodle 81st Birthday Anniversary of Miriam Makeba

"While Singing can help you avoid depression and anxiety, singing in the shower everyday can also help boost your immunity, reduce your stress, lower your blood pressure and improve your mood. To all music lovers and singers out there, Congrats! In connection with singers, Google featured a singer from africa. Who is this singer?

Google Doodle for this day, March 4 2013,was a singer from Africa who became the first singer artist to popularize African music in U.S. and other place in the world.

Miriam Makeba was born on March 4, 1932, 81st birthday anniversary. Google featured Miriam Makeba on this day.

Who is Miriam Makeba?

The same with you, without Google i never knew this singer lady. And i never heard her name in my years of existing. Now, who is Miriam Makeba by the way?

English: Miriam Makeba in a performanceDate 27 December 2011Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/6580952677/in/photostream/Author Tom BeetzPermission: (Reusing this file) CC-BYLink Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Miriam_Makeba_2011.jpg
Miriam Makeba Highlights:
  • Her fullname has 31 words (Zenzile Miriam Makeba Qgwashu Nguvama Yiketheli Nxgowa Bantana Balomzi Xa Ufun Ubajabulisa Ubaphekeli Mbiza Yotshwala Sithi Xa Saku Qgiba Ukutja Sithathe Izitsha Sizi Khabe Singama Lawu Singama Qgwashu Singama Nqamla Nqgithi) pretty long and boring name right?
  • Mama Africa, her nickname.
  • Miriam Makeba was a civil rights activist.
  • a Grammy Award-winning South African Singer.
  • Born March 4 1932 and died on November 10 2008. So 76 years old. 
  • First African singer artist that made popular of African Music in U.S. and around the globe.
  • PATA-PATA, best song known to her and it was first recorded in 1957.
  • Died on November 9, 2008 of heart attack.
Google commemorated Miriam Makeba with its Google Doodle.

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