BirthdayApril 15, 1894
BirthplaceChattanooga, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Bessie Smith

    Full name: Bessie Smith
    Also known as: Bessie Smith, Smith, Bessie
    Professions: American blues singer
    Occupation: Singer, actress

  2. Bessie Smith Measurements

    Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

  3. Bessie Smith Known for

    Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004), Water for Elephants (2011), Angel Heart (1987), 'Round Midnight (1986)

  4. Bessie Smith Death information

    Died: Sunday, 26th of September, 1937 (Age: 43)

  5. Bessie Smith Biography

    Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer.Nicknamed The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on other jazz vocalists.

  6. Bessie Smith Family

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