Aretha Franklin

Aretha Louise Franklin was an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. Dubbed the "Queen of Soul", she is regarded as one of the greatest music artists of the 20th century.... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Aretha Louise Franklin, March 25, 1942, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
  • Died:  August 16, 2018, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
  • Resting place:  Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
  • Occupation:  Singer, songwriter, actress, pianist, civil rights activist, record producer
  • Years active:  1960–2017
  • Children:  4
  • Parent(s):  Clarence LaVaughn Franklin, Barbara Siggers Franklin
  • Relatives:  Erma Franklin (sister), Carolyn Franklin (sister), Cecil Franklin (brother)
  • Awards:  Full list
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo
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