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Jazz Legend Last Updated: Jun 26th, 2009 - 00:12:06

Billy Holiday; A Jazz Legend
By Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2006, 11:21

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Billy Holiday set the tone and paved the way for many jazz vocalists of today. The laid back, eloquent sounds of Holiday made her a household name in her time and forever more.

Born, April 17, 1915 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Holiday pass on July 17, 1959 in New York. She was 44 years old.

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