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Marian LucilleAnderson
Marian Anderson was born on February 27,     1897.
Marian Andersondied on April 8, 1993in Portland, Oregon.  She was 96 years old when she died.
Ms. Anderson was thefirst African American  concert singer torecord spirituals for a major U.S. recording      company.
One interesting fact   about MarianAnderson is that shegraduated from highschool when she was    24 years old.
Another interesting  fact about MarianAnderson is that shestarted a scholarship    fund for young       singers.
I also learned that Ms. Anderson sangthe national anthemat John F. Kennedy’sinauguration in 1961.
If I could meet Ms.   Anderson, then Iwould ask her, “What singing performancemeant the most to you      and why?”
While researching Marian  Anderson, I gathered most of my information from the book Marian   Anderson: A Voice        Upli...
Researched and Written by:         Kaitlyn
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Marian Anderson

  1. 1. Marian LucilleAnderson
  2. 2. Marian Anderson was born on February 27, 1897.
  3. 3. Marian Andersondied on April 8, 1993in Portland, Oregon. She was 96 years old when she died.
  4. 4. Ms. Anderson was thefirst African American concert singer torecord spirituals for a major U.S. recording company.
  5. 5. One interesting fact about MarianAnderson is that shegraduated from highschool when she was 24 years old.
  6. 6. Another interesting fact about MarianAnderson is that shestarted a scholarship fund for young singers.
  7. 7. I also learned that Ms. Anderson sangthe national anthemat John F. Kennedy’sinauguration in 1961.
  8. 8. If I could meet Ms. Anderson, then Iwould ask her, “What singing performancemeant the most to you and why?”
  9. 9. While researching Marian Anderson, I gathered most of my information from the book Marian Anderson: A Voice Uplifted.
  10. 10. Researched and Written by: Kaitlyn

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