Born Mar 25, 1942 · Memphis, TN
Died Aug 16, 2018
Franklin was and remains undoubtedly one of the most influential and important voices in global music history. Her career spanning more than half a century. She churned out dozens of iconic hits over those decades, "Respect," "Think," "Freeway of Love," just to name a few.
Born: February 27, 1897, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: April 08, 1993.
Source: Biography Reference Bank (H.W. Wilson)
Singer; a contralto whose velvety voice ranged through three octaves and was described by Arturo Toscanini as "a voice such as one hears once in a hundred years"...