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Ella Fitzgerald

  • Apr 25, 1917 - Jun 15, 1996 (age 79)
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2017
SongApr 21, 2017

Moonlight in Vermont
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SongApr 21, 2017

Something's Gotta Give
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2014
SongSep 30, 2014

The Christmas Song
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2012
America's Book of Secrets
TV ShowJan 21, 2012

America's Book of Secrets

From the facts behind the …
From the facts behind the NSA spying scandals ("Big Brother") and the Boston Bombings ("American Terrorists") to America's secret prisons, Scientology, the Gold conspiracy and America's doomsday plans, this series features in-depth interviews with top journalists, law enforcement officials and whistleblowers.
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2011
SongJun 14, 2011

How High the Moon?
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2009
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award2009

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Ella and Basie!".
2007
Live at Mister Kelly's
AlbumSep 18, 2007

Live at Mister Kelly's

Ella Fitzgerald Live at Mister …
Ella Fitzgerald Live at Mister Kelly's is a live album of a 1958 Ella Fitzgerald performance at Mister Kelly's, and released in 2007. Released to coincide with the 90th anniversary of Fitzgerald's birth, this is one of several live albums that Fitzgerald recorded in the late 1950s. Sarah Vaughan had recorded an album at Mister Kelly's several months earlier.
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SongJan 1, 2007

Night and Day
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2003
Jukebox Ella: The Complete Verve Singles, Vol. 1
AlbumSep 30, 2003

Jukebox Ella: The Complete Verve Singl…

Jukebox Ella: The Complete …
Jukebox Ella: The Complete Verve Singles, Vol. 1 is a 2003 compilation album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald. The album contains all the singles Fitzgerald recorded for Verve Records label between 1956 and 1965.
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2001
Award2001

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2000
Nomination2000

Best Music Film

Nominated for "Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live For".
Grammy Award
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award2000

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Porgy & Bess".
1999
Award1999

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1998
Grammy Hall of Fame
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Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book".
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife".
1997
The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve
AlbumMay 20, 1997

The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Ar…

The Complete Ella Fitzgerald …
The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve is a 1997 compilation album of recordings made by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong for Verve between 1956 and 1957. The 47 tracks are collated from the three studio albums Ella and Louis, Ella and Louis Again, and Porgy and Bess. Two tracks are from a 1957 concert at the Hollywood Bowl.
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1996
Ella Fitzgerald
PersonalJune 1996

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald passed away.
1993
The Complete Ella Fitzgerald Song Books
AlbumNov 2, 1993

The Complete Ella Fitzgerald Song Books

The Ella Fitzgerald Song …
The Ella Fitzgerald Song Books were a series of eight studio albums released in irregular intervals between 1956 and 1964, recorded by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, supported by a variety of orchestras, big bands, and small jazz combos.
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1992
Award1992

Presidential Medal of Freedom

Won Presidential Medal of Freedom.
1990
Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration
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TV ShowFeb 4, 1990

Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Cele…

This is a special show that …
This is a special show that celebrates Sammy Davis Jr 's 60th anniversary in show business,including musical,comic and dancing performers.
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Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female
Nomination1990

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "All That Jazz".
Grammy Award
Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female
Nomination1990

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "All That Jazz".
Grammy Award
Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female
Award1990

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won award for "All That Jazz".
Grammy Award
Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female
Award1990

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won award for "All That Jazz".
Grammy Award
Award1990

Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

Won Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
1988
Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert
AlbumApr 18, 1988

Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert

Ella in Rome: The Birthday …
Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert is a live album by Ella Fitzgerald, with a jazz trio led by Lou Levy, and also featuring the Oscar Peterson trio. Recorded in 1958, it was released thirty years later.
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Award1988

Outstanding Jazz Artist

Won NAACP Image Award …
Won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Jazz Artist.
NAACP Image Award
Nomination1988

Outstanding Jazz Artist

Nominated for NAACP …
Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Jazz Artist.
NAACP Image Award
1987
Nomination1987

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "Easy Living".
Grammy Award
1985
SongAug 12, 1985

Bewitched
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Award1985

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
Award1985

NEA Jazz Masters

Won NEA Jazz Masters.
1984
Award1984

NAACP Image Award – Hall of Fame Aw…

Won NAACP Image Award – Hall of Fame Award.
1983
Nomination1983

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "The Best Is Yet to Come".
Grammy Award
Nomination1983

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female.
Grammy Award
Award1983

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won award for "The Best Is Yet to Come".
Grammy Award
Award1983

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female.
Grammy Award
1982
Nomination1982

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "A Classy Pair".
Grammy Award
1981
Award1981

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won award for "Digital III at Montreux".
Grammy Award
Nomination1981

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "Digital III at Montreux".
Grammy Award
1980
The Carpenters: Music, Music, Music
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TV ShowMay 16, 1980

The Carpenters: Music, Music, Music

The Carpenters: Music, …
The Carpenters: Music, Music, Music is a Carpenters television special from 1980. It included guest stars such as Ella Fitzgerald, John Davidson and Nelson Riddle and his orchestra.
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Nomination1980

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Nominated for "A Perfect Match".
Grammy Award
Award1980

Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female

Won award for "A Perfect Match".
Grammy Award
1979
Award1979

Kennedy Center Honors

Won Kennedy Center Honors.
Nomination1979

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Nominated for "Fine and Mellow".
Grammy Award
Award1979

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Won award for "Fine and Mellow".
Grammy Award
1978
The White Shadow
TV ShowNov 27, 1978

The White Shadow

The White Shadow is an American drama television series …
The White Shadow is an American drama television series starring Ken Howard that ran on the CBS network from November 27, 1978, to March 16, 1981, about a white former professional basketball player who takes a job coaching basketball at an impoverished urban high school with a racially mixed basketball team. Although the lead actor Howard was a blonde Caucasian, the series broke new ground as the first television ensemble drama to feature a mostly African American cast, with African American actors playing the high school principal and vice-principal, the majority of the teenage basketball players, and other supporting roles. The White Shadow also dealt with controversial subject matter such as sexually transmitted disease and gay sexual orientation among high school students.
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Award1978

American Music Award of Merit

Won American Music Award of Merit.
1976
Award1976

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Won award for "Fitzgerald and Pass... Again".
Grammy Award
Nomination1976

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Nominated for "Fitzgerald and Pass... Again".
Grammy Award
1972
The Timex All-star Swing Festival
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MovieNov 28, 1972

The Timex All-star Swing Festival

"The Timex All-star Swing …
"The Timex All-star Swing Festival" was a musical television special that featured such musical guests as Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald.
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1970
The Flip Wilson Show
TV ShowSep 17, 1970

The Flip Wilson Show

The Flip Wilson Show is an hour-long variety show that …
The Flip Wilson Show is an hour-long variety show that originally aired in the U.S. on NBC from September 17, 1970 to June 27, 1974. The show starred American comedian Flip Wilson; the program was one of the first American television programs starring a black person in the title role to become highly successful with a white audience. Specifically, it was the first successful network variety series starring an African American. During its first two seasons, its Nielsen ratings made it the nation's second most watched show.
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Evening at Pops
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TV ShowJul 5, 1970

Evening at Pops

Evening at Pops was an American concert television series …
Evening at Pops was an American concert television series produced by WGBH-TV. It is one of the longest-running programs on PBS, airing from 1970 to 2005. The program was a public television version of a variety show, featuring performances by the Boston Pops Orchestra. It was taped at Symphony Hall in Boston, Massachusetts.
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1969
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour
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TV ShowJan 22, 1969

The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour

The Glen Campbell …
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour is an American network television music and comedy variety show hosted by singer Glen Campbell from January 1969 through June 1972 on CBS. He was offered the show after he hosted a 1968 summer replacement for The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour. Campbell used "Gentle on My Mind" as the theme song of the show. The show was one of the few rural-oriented shows to survive CBS's rural purge of 1971.
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1967
Omnibus
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TV ShowOct 13, 1967

Omnibus

Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, …
Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, broadcast mainly on BBC1 in the United Kingdom. The programme was the successor to the long-running arts-based series Monitor. It ran from 1967 until 2003, usually being transmitted on Sunday evenings. During its 35-year history, the programme won 12 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards.
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The Carol Burnett Show
TV ShowSep 11, 1967

The Carol Burnett Show

The Carol Burnett Show is …
The Carol Burnett Show is an American variety/sketch comedy television show starring Carol Burnett, Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence, and Lyle Waggoner. Original episodes ran from 1967 to 1978. In 1975, frequent guest star Tim Conway became a regular after Waggoner left the series. In 1977, Dick Van Dyke replaced Korman but it was agreed that it was not a match and he left after 10 episodes. The show originally ran on CBS from September 11, 1967, to March 29, 1978, for 279 episodes, and again with nine episodes in the fall of 1991. The series originated in CBS Television City's Studio 33, and won 25 primetime Emmy Awards, was ranked number 16 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time in 2002, and in 2007 was listed as one of Time magazine's 100 Best TV Shows of All Time.
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The Joey Bishop Show
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TV ShowApr 17, 1967

The Joey Bishop Show

The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had …
The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had its first broadcast on ABC on April 17, 1967, hosted by Joey Bishop and featuring Regis Philbin in his first ongoing role with national television exposure, as Bishop's sidekick/announcer (similar to Ed McMahon's job with Johnny Carson). Created to challenge The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, the show lasted 33 months, with the last show airing on December 26, 1969.
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1966
Nomination1966

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nomination1966

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Ella at Duke's Place".
Grammy Award
Award1966

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
1965
The Dean Martin Show
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TV ShowSep 16, 1965

The Dean Martin Show

The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean …
The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), is a TV variety-comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974 for 264 episodes. It was broadcast by NBC and hosted by entertainer Dean Martin. The theme song to the series was his 1964 hit "Everybody Loves Somebody".
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Nomination1965

World Female Singer

Nominated for NME Award for World Female Singer.
NME Award
1964
The Hollywood Palace
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TV ShowJan 4, 1964

The Hollywood Palace

The Hollywood Palace is an hour-long American television …
The Hollywood Palace is an hour-long American television variety show that was broadcast weekly (generally on Saturday nights) on ABC from January 4, 1964, to February 7, 1970. Originally titled The Saturday Night Hollywood Palace, it began as a midseason replacement for The Jerry Lewis Show, another variety show, which had lasted only three months. It was staged in Hollywood at the former Hollywood Playhouse (where Lewis' series had originated, temporarily renamed "The Jerry Lewis Theater" from September through December 1963) on Vine Street, which was renamed the Hollywood Palace during the show's duration and is today known as Avalon Hollywood. A little-known starlet named Raquel Welch was cast during the first season as the "Billboard Girl", who placed the names of the acts on a placard (similar to that of a vaudeville house).
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1963
The Danny Kaye Show
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TV ShowSep 25, 1963

The Danny Kaye Show

The Danny Kaye Show is an American variety show …
The Danny Kaye Show is an American variety show hosted by Danny Kaye that aired on CBS from 1963 to 1967 on Wednesday nights. Directed by Robert Scheerer, the show premiered in black-and-white, but later switched to color broadcasts. At the time, Kaye was at the height of his popularity, having starred in a string of successful films in the 1940s and '50's, made successful personal appearances at such venues as the London Palladium, and appeared many times on television. His most recent films had been considered disappointing, but the television specials he starred in were triumphant, leading to this series. Prior to his television and film career, Kaye had made a name for himself with his own radio show, and numerous other guest appearances on other shows.
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Nomination1963

World Female Singer

Nominated for NME Award for World Female Singer.
NME Award
1962
The Lively Ones
TV ShowJul 26, 1962

The Lively Ones

This musical variety show was a summer replacement for …
This musical variety show was a summer replacement for "Hazel" and aired for two years. Damone and his female "dates" introduced the various acts from different locations around the country.
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Nomination1962

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Ella Swings Brightly With Nelson".
Grammy Award
Award1962

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Ella Swings Brightly With Nelson".
Grammy Award
1961
The Jo Stafford Show
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TV ShowSep 9, 1961

The Jo Stafford Show

The Jo Stafford Show is a nine-episode British television …
The Jo Stafford Show is a nine-episode British television programme which aired in the United Kingdom on a fortnightly basis starting 9 September 1961. It was presented by the singer Jo Stafford, who was joined on stage by guests from the world of music and television; each episode was based on a particular theme. The show was broadcast in the United Kingdom, and was also aired internationally.
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Nomination1961

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "(If You Can't Sing It) You'll Have to Swing It (Mr. Paganini)".
Grammy Award
Nomination1961

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
1960
Let No Man Write My Epitaph
MovieOct 1, 1960

Let No Man Write My Epitaph

In this sequel to "Knock On …
In this sequel to "Knock On Any Door", the residents of a Chicago tenement building band together to insure that the son of Nick Romano does not follow in his father's footsteps...to the electric chair.
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Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Award1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife".
Grammy Award
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Award1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife".
Grammy Award
Award1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Nomination1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife".
Grammy Award
Nomination1960

Record of the Year

Nominated for "Mack the Knife".
Grammy Award
Nomination1960

Record of the Year

Nominated for Grammy Award for Record of the Year.
Grammy Award
Nomination1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Nomination1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife".
Grammy Award
Nomination1960

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
1959
Playboy's Penthouse
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TV ShowOct 24, 1959

Playboy's Penthouse

Playboy's Penthouse is an American variety/talk …
Playboy's Penthouse is an American variety/talk television show hosted by Playboy founder and then-editor/publisher Hugh Hefner. It was first broadcast on October 24, 1959 and ran in syndication for two seasons.
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The Bell Telephone Hour
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TV ShowJan 12, 1959

The Bell Telephone Hour

The Bell Telephone Hour …
The Bell Telephone Hour (also known as The Telephone Hour) is a concert series which began April 29, 1940, on NBC Radio and was heard on NBC until June 30, 1958. Sponsored by Bell Telephone as the name implies, it showcased the best in classical and Broadway music, reaching eight to nine million listeners each week. It continued on television from 1959 to 1968. Throughout the program's run on both radio and television, the studio orchestra on the program was conducted by Donald Voorhees.
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Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook
AlbumJan 1, 1959

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira …

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the …
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book is a box set by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald that contains songs by George and Ira Gershwin with arrangements by Nelson Riddle. Fifty-nine songs were recorded in the span of eight months in 1959.
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Nomination1959

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "But Not for Me".
Grammy Award
Award1959

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Nomination1959

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Award1959

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Won award for "Ella Swings Lightly".
Grammy Award
Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Nomination1959

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Nominated for "Ella Swings Lightly".
Grammy Award
Award1959

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "But Not for Me".
Grammy Award
1958
The Garry Moore Show
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TV ShowSep 30, 1958

The Garry Moore Show

The Garry Moore Show is the name for several separate …
The Garry Moore Show is the name for several separate American variety series on the CBS television network in the 1950s and 1960s. Hosted by experienced radio performer Garry Moore, the series helped launch the careers of many comedic talents, such as Dorothy Loudon, Don Adams, George Gobel, Carol Burnett, Don Knotts, Lee Goodman, James Kirkwood, Jr., and Jonathan Winters. The Garry Moore Show garnered a number of Emmy nominations and wins.
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St. Louis Blues
MovieApr 7, 1958

St. Louis Blues

Will Handy grows up in Memphis with his preacher father and …
Will Handy grows up in Memphis with his preacher father and his Aunt Hagar. His father intends for him to use his musical gifts only in church, but he can't stay away from the music of the streets and workers. After he writes a theme song for a local politician, Gogo, a speakeasy singer, convinces Will to be her accompanist. Will is estranged from his father for many years while he writes and publishes many blues songs. At last the family is reunited when Gogo brings them to New York to see Will's music played by a symphony orchestra.
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Album of the Year
Nomination1958

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook".
Grammy Award
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Award1958

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook".
Grammy Award
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Nomination1958

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook".
Grammy Award
Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Nomination1958

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Nominated for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book".
Grammy Award
Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Award1958

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Won award for "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book".
Grammy Award
1957
The Frank Sinatra Show
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TV ShowOct 18, 1957

The Frank Sinatra Show

The Frank Sinatra Show released.
Porgy & Bess
AlbumAug 1, 1957

Porgy & Bess

Porgy and Bess is a 1958 studio album by jazz vocalist and …
Porgy and Bess is a 1958 studio album by jazz vocalist and trumpeter Louis Armstrong and singer Ella Fitzgerald, collaborating on selections from George and Ira Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. In 2001, it was awarded a Grammy Hall of Fame Award, a special achievement prize established in 1973 to honor recordings that are at least twenty-five years old, and that have "qualitative or historical significance." The album was originally issued on the Verve label as Verve MGV 4011-2, then reissued on PolyGram on CD in 1990, as Verve-PolyGram 827 475-2.
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1956
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
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TV ShowOct 5, 1956

The Dinah Shore Chevy Show

The Dinah Shore Chevy …
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show is an American variety series hosted by Dinah Shore, and broadcast on NBC from October 1956 to May 1963. The series was sponsored by the Chevrolet Motor Division of General Motors and its theme song, sung by Shore, was "See the U.S.A. in Your Chevrolet", which continued to be used in Chevrolet advertising for several more years after the cancellation of the show.
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The Jonathan Winters Show
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TV ShowOct 2, 1956

The Jonathan Winters Show

The Jonathan Winters Show …
The Jonathan Winters Show is the first of two American television network Variety show television programs to be hosted by comedian Jonathan Winters. The television series was broadcast from October 1956 to June 1957 on NBC.
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SongJan 1, 1956

Manhattan
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Ella and Louis
AlbumJan 1, 1956

Ella and Louis

Ella and Louis is a studio album by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis …
Ella and Louis is a studio album by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson Quartet, released in October 1956. Having previously collaborated in the late 1940s for the Decca label, this was the first of three albums that Fitzgerald and Armstrong were to record together for Verve Records, later followed by 1957's Ella and Louis Again and 1959's Porgy and Bess.
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Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book
AlbumJan 1, 1956

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Son…

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the …
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book is a 1956 studio album by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, accompanied by a studio orchestra conducted and arranged by Buddy Bregman, focusing on the songs of Cole Porter.
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1955
Ford Star Jubilee
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TV ShowSep 24, 1955

Ford Star Jubilee

Ford Star Jubilee is an American anthology series that aired …
Ford Star Jubilee is an American anthology series that aired once a month on Saturday nights on CBS at 9:00 P.M., E.S.T. from the fall of 1955 to the fall of 1956 (With a summer hiatus). The series was approximately 90 minutes long, broadcast in black-and-white and color, and was typically telecast live. Ford Star Jubilee was sponsored by the Ford Motor Company.
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Pete Kelly's Blues
MovieJul 31, 1955

Pete Kelly's Blues

In 1927, a Kansas City, Missouri cornet player and his band …
In 1927, a Kansas City, Missouri cornet player and his band perform nightly at a seedy speakeasy until a racketeer tries to extort them in exchange for protection.
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Music 55
TV ShowJul 12, 1955

Music 55

Music 55 released.
Nomination1955

World's Outstanding Popular Singer

Nominated for NME Award …
Nominated for NME Award for World's Outstanding Popular Singer.
NME Award
Nomination1955

Favourite US Female Singer

Nominated for NME Award …
Nominated for NME Award for Favourite US Female Singer.
NME Award
Lullabies of Birdland
AlbumJan 1, 1955

Lullabies of Birdland

Lullabies of Birdland is a …
Lullabies of Birdland is a 1956 studio album by Ella Fitzgerald, issued on the Decca Records label. The album features tracks recorded during the late 1940s and early 1950s, that had been previously issued on 78rpm single. MCA Records re-issued the complete album on CD, in 1998, together with the 1955 album Sweet and Hot.
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1953
Person to Person
TV ShowOct 2, 1953

Person to Person

Person to Person is a popular television program in the …
Person to Person is a popular television program in the United States that originally ran from 1953 to 1961, with two episodes of an attempted revival airing in 2012. Edward R. Murrow hosted the original series from its inception in 1953 until 1959, interviewing celebrities in their homes from a comfortable chair in his New York studio (his opening: "Good evening, I'm Ed Murrow. And the name of the program is 'Person to Person'. It's all live – there's no film"). In the last two years of its original run, Charles Collingwood was the host.
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1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour
TV ShowSep 10, 1950

The Colgate Comedy Hour

The Colgate Comedy Hour …
The Colgate Comedy Hour was an American comedy-musical variety series that aired live on the NBC network from 1950 to 1955. The show featured many notable comedians and entertainers of the era as guest stars.
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What's My Line?
TV ShowFeb 2, 1950

What's My Line?

What's My Line? is a panel game show that originally ran in the …
What's My Line? is a panel game show that originally ran in the United States on the CBS Television Network from 1950 to 1967, with a dozen international versions and subsequent U.S. revivals. The game uses celebrity panelists to question contestants in order to determine their occupation, i.e., "line [of work]," with panelists being called on to identify a weekly celebrity "mystery guest" while blindfolded. It is the longest-running U.S. primetime network television game-show. Moderated by John Charles Daly and with regular panelists Dorothy Kilgallen, Arlene Francis, and Bennett Cerf, What's My Line? won three Emmy Awards for "Best Quiz or Audience Participation Show" in 1952, 1953, and 1958 and the Golden Globe for Best TV Show in 1962.
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1949
Ray Brown Jr.
ChildOctober 1949

Ray Brown Jr.

Ray Brown Jr. (born October 13, 1949) is an American jazz …
Ray Brown Jr. (born October 13, 1949) is an American jazz and blues pianist and singer.
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Cavalcade of Stars
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TV ShowJun 4, 1949

Cavalcade of Stars

Cavalcade of Stars released.
1948
The Perry Como Show
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TV ShowDec 24, 1948

The Perry Como Show

Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on …
Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast ...
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1947
Ray Brown
MarriageDecember 1947

Ray Brown

Raymond Matthews Brown (October 13, 1926 – July 2, …
Raymond Matthews Brown (October 13, 1926 – July 2, 2002) was an influential American jazz double bassist and cellist, known for extensive work with Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald, among many others.
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Ray Brown
Relationship1947

Ray Brown

Raymond Matthews Brown (October 13, 1926 – July 2, …
Raymond Matthews Brown (October 13, 1926 – July 2, 2002) was an influential American jazz double bassist and cellist, known for extensive work with Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald, among many others.
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1942
Ride 'Em Cowboy
MovieFeb 13, 1942

Ride 'Em Cowboy

Two peanut vendors at a rodeo show get in trouble with their …
Two peanut vendors at a rodeo show get in trouble with their boss and hide out on a railroad train heading west. They get jobs as cowboys on a dude ranch, despite the fact that neither of them knows anything about cowboys, horses, or anything else.
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1941
Benny Kornegay
MarriageDecember 1941

Benny Kornegay

Married Benny Kornegay.
1917
Ella Fitzgerald
BirthApril 1917

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald was born.
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