Google Doodle Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald’s 96th Birthday

Ella Fitzgerald 2013
Ella Fitzgerald 2013

Doodle today is about Ella Fitzgerald. Before I’ve read about her, the doodle told me. She was popular singer in music Jazz.

Ella Fitzgerald, born April 25, 1917 in Newport News, Virginia. She also known as the “First Lady of Song”, “Queen of Jazz”, and “Lady Ella”, was an American jazz vocalist with a vocal range spanning three octaves (D♭3 to D♭6). She was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a “horn-like” improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.

In her hole live, she sold 40 million copies of her 70-plus albums, won 13 Grammy Awards and was awarded the National Medal of Arts by Ronald Reagan and the Presidential Medal of Freedom by George H. W. Bush. (wikipedia)