25 April 2013

♪ ♫ 96th Anniversary Birthday of Ella Fitzgerald Honored by Google Doodle

Do you know Ella Fitzgerald? Even though you are such into music realm, i guess - in my keen and simple mind you wont probably know her. And like me, i just noticed her when viewing Google. 

A jazz singer that had sold 40 million copies in her 70+ album, quite won 13 Grammy Awards, and was awarded by National Medal of Arts (Ronald Reagan) & Presidential Medal of Freedom(George W. Bush).

Google Doodle April 25, 2013 - Ella Fitzgerald, Image From Google
Google today featured Ella Fitzgerald with its design of woman performing musical stage. The First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella. Her Vocal range would spanned in 3 octaves. And noted for her purity of tone.

Ella Fitzgerald ♪
Born on April 25, 1917 in Newport News, Virginia of William and Temperance Fitzgerald. Although, at young age, Ella wanted to be a dancer yet she fond loving to listen to jazz music. Despite of her misfortune at that era, (her mother died of heart attack, abused by step-father, and was later became homeless), she did great with her career.

Reference: Wikipedia: Ella Fitzgerald
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