Aretha Franklin soul singer

Aretha Franklin, American singer, 76 years old.

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin was an American singer. She was born on March 25, 1942 (died on August 16, 2018, she was 76 years old) in Memphis as Aretha Louise Franklin. Aretha Louise Franklin is an American singer and musician. Franklin began her career singing gospel at her father minister C. L. Franklin's church as a child. In 1960 at age 18 Franklin embarked on a secular career recording for Columbia Records only achieving modest success. Following her signing to Atlantic Records in 1967 Franklin achieved commercial acclaim and success with songs such as Respect A Natural Woman and Think.

When is Aretha Franklin's next birthday?

Aretha Franklin was born on the , which was a Wednesday

When Aretha Franklin died, she was 76 years old.

Aretha Franklin zodiac sign was aries.
Aretha Franklin's hair color was brown hair
Eye color of Aretha Franklin: brown
Father's name is C. L. Franklin
Her mother's name is Barbara Siggers Franklin

Movies (22)

The Blues Brothers
The Blues Brothers
She was 38 years old
Blues Brothers 2000
Blues Brothers 2000
She was 55 years old
Amazing Grace
Amazing Grace
She was 77 years old
George Michael - Twenty Five
George Michael - Twenty Five
She was 64 years old

All movie credits

Year Title
1968 Aretha Franklin: The Legendary Concertgebouw Concert Amsterdam 1968 as Herself . She was 26 years old
1999 Aretha Franklin - Live at Park West 1985 as Herself . She was 57 years old
1982 The Rodney Dangerfield Show: It's Not Easy Bein' Me as herself . She was 40 years old
2019 Amazing Grace as Herself (archive footage) . She was 77 years old
2011 Queens Of Pop Aretha Franklin as Aretha Franklin . She was 69 years old
1998 VH1: Divas Live as Aretha . She was 56 years old
2006 George Michael - Twenty Five as Herself . She was 64 years old
2003 Sam Cooke: Legend as Herself . She was 61 years old
2017 GRAMMYS' Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special as Herself . She was 75 years old
2010 The Greatest Ears in Town: The Arif Mardin Story as Herself . She was 68 years old
2013 Muscle Shoals as Herself . She was 71 years old
2007 Atlantic Records: The House That Ahmet Built . She was 65 years old
2018 American Dream: Detroit . She was 76 years old
1980 The Blues Brothers as Mrs. Murphy . She was 38 years old
1998 Blues Brothers 2000 as Mrs. Murphy . She was 55 years old
2016 Jazz at the White House as Herself . She was 74 years old
2017 Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives as Herself . She was 75 years old
2001 Rhythm and Blues 40: A Soul Spectacular . She was 59 years old
2009 The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts as Herself . She was 67 years old
2000 Arista 25th Anniversary - 25 Years Of #1 Hits . She was 58 years old
2017 This Is Bob Hope... as Herself (archive footage) . She was 75 years old
2002 It's Black Entertainment as Mrs. Murphy (archive footage) . She was 59 years old

TV Shows (10)

Year Title
1980 Solid Gold she was 38 years old
1970 The Flip Wilson Show she was 28 years old
1953 The Academy Awards she was 10 years old
1975 Saturday Night Live as Herself - Musical Guest. she was 33 years old
2005 Deal or No Deal she was 63 years old
1964 The Hollywood Palace she was 21 years old
1964 Shindig! she was 22 years old
1978 The Kennedy Center Honors she was 36 years old
1958 Kraft Music Hall as Herself. she was 16 years old
2013 Cachitos de hierro y cromo she was 71 years old

Albums (50 )

Year Type Title
2019 single Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) single with Aretha Franklin , 3 songs. she was 77 years old
2019 single Amazing Grace (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) single with Aretha Franklin , 2 songs. she was 77 years old
2019 single How I Got Over (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) single with Aretha Franklin , 1 song. she was 77 years old
2017 album A Brand New Me: Aretha Franklin (with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 75 years old
2014 album Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 72 years old
2011 album The Great American Songbook album with Aretha Franklin , 18 songs. she was 68 years old
2008 album This Christmas Aretha album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 66 years old
2007 album Jewels In The Crown album with Aretha Franklin , 16 songs. she was 65 years old
2007 album Oh Me, Oh My: Aretha Live In Philly 1972 album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 65 years old
2005 album Don't Fight the Feeling - the Complete Aretha Franklin & King Curtis Live at Fillmore West album with Aretha Franklin King Curtis , 61 songs. she was 62 years old
2003 album So Damn Happy album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 60 years old
2001 album Divas Live album with Aretha Franklin , 12 songs. she was 58 years old
1998 album A Rose Is Still A Rose album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 55 years old
1991 album What You See Is What You Sweat album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 49 years old
1989 album Through the Storm (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 25 songs. she was 47 years old
1987 album One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 44 years old
1986 album Aretha (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 27 songs. she was 44 years old
1985 album Who's Zoomin' Who? (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 26 songs. she was 42 years old
1984 album Aretha's Jazz album with Aretha Franklin , 8 songs. she was 42 years old
1983 album Get It Right (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 41 years old
1982 album Jump to It (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 13 songs. she was 40 years old
1981 album Love All the Hurt Away (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 13 songs. she was 39 years old
1980 album Aretha (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 13 songs. she was 38 years old
1976 album Sparkle album with Aretha Franklin , 8 songs. she was 33 years old
1974 album Let Me In Your Life album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 31 years old
1973 album Hey Now Hey (The Other Side Of The Sky) album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 31 years old
1972 album Young, Gifted and Black album with Aretha Franklin , 12 songs. she was 29 years old
1972 album Amazing Grace album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 29 years old
1971 album Aretha Live at Fillmore West album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 28 years old
1970 album Spirit in the Dark album with Aretha Franklin , 12 songs. she was 28 years old
1970 album This Girl's in Love with You album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 27 years old
1969 album Soft and Beautiful album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 27 years old
1969 album Soul '69 album with Aretha Franklin , 12 songs. she was 26 years old
1968 album Aretha In Paris (Live) album with Aretha Franklin , 13 songs. she was 26 years old
1968 album Aretha Now album with Aretha Franklin , 10 songs. she was 26 years old
1968 album Lady Soul (With Bonus Selections) album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 25 years old
1967 album Aretha Arrives album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 25 years old
1967 album I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You album with Aretha Franklin , 14 songs. she was 24 years old
1967 album I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You (Mono) album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 24 years old
1967 album Take It Like You Give It album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 24 years old
1966 album Soul Sister album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 24 years old
1965 album Yeah!!! (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 25 songs. she was 22 years old
1964 album Unforgettable: A Tribute To Dinah Washington (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 11 songs. she was 21 years old
1964 album Runnin' Out of Fools (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 16 songs. she was 21 years old
1963 album Laughing On the Outside (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 16 songs. she was 21 years old
1963 album Tiny Sparrow: The Bobby Scott Sessions album with Aretha Franklin , 13 songs. she was 20 years old
1962 album The Tender, The Moving, The Swinging Aretha Franklin (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 20 songs. she was 20 years old
1962 album The Electrifying Aretha Franklin (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 19 songs. she was 19 years old
1961 album Aretha In Person with The Ray Bryant Combo (Expanded Edition) album with Aretha Franklin , 22 songs. she was 18 years old
1956 album Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel album with Aretha Franklin , 9 songs. she was 13 years old

Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.

Genre Jazz, Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Gospel music
Hometown Detroit, United States
Instrument Piano, Singing
Record RCA Records
Influenced by Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Libris-URI Nl037st6321rf50
Ethnic group African Americans
Place of burial Woodlawn Cemetery
Work period (end) 2017-01-01T00:00:00Z
Place of birth Memphis
National Library of Korea Identifier KAC2018A3273
Genre Soul Music
Religion Baptists
Name in native language Aretha Louise Franklin
Discography Aretha Franklin Discography
Residence Memphis
Educated at Northern High School
Family name Franklin. Show people with the surname Franklin
Birth name Aretha Louise Franklin
On focus list of Wikimedia project WikiProject African Diaspora
IPI name number 00010764709
Occupation Pianist
Hair color Brown Hair
Official website Aretha Franklin official website
Languages spoken, written or signed English
Date of death 2018-08-16T00:00:00Z
Cause of death Pancreatic Cancer
Sex or gender Female
Instrument Voice
Has works in the collection Museum Of Modern Art
CiNii author ID (books) DA13586271
Place of death Detroit
Instagram username @arethasings. Aretha Franklin official Instagram page
National Library of Israel identifier 002145021
Manner of death Natural Causes
Mother Barbara Siggers Franklin
Eye color Brown
Member of political party Democratic Party
Sibling Erma Franklin
Country of citizenship United States Of America
Cultureel Woordenboek identifier Populaire-muziek/aretha-franklin
Voice type Soprano
Nickname Queen Of Soul
Father C. L. Franklin
Signature Aretha Franklin signature
Number of children 4
Field of work Musical Composition
Work period (start) 1956-01-01T00:00:00Z
Nominated for Grammy Award For Best R&B Album , point in time: 2003-01-01T00:00:00Z , for work: So Damn Happy
Award received Grammy Award For Best Female R&B Vocal Performance , point in time: 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
Given name Louise , series ordinal: 2
Spouse Glynn Turman , start time: 1978-04-11T00:00:00Z , end time: 1984-02-07T00:00:00Z , place of marriage: Detroit
Twitter username @ArethaFranklin. Aretha Franklin official Twitter page , number of subscribers: 93151
Aretha Franklin (76 years)
Aretha Franklin
76

American singer, songwriter, and pianist

  • Birth place: Memphis, Tennessee, USA
  • Birth Sign: Aries
First Feature Film (1968)
Aretha Franklin: The Legendary Concertgebouw Concert Amsterdam 1968
Aretha Franklin: The Legendary Concertgebouw Concert Amsterdam 1968

She was 26 years old

Her first show The Academy Awards. she was 10 years old.

Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)

When her last album Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) released, she was 77 years old. This album 'Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel' contains 9 tracks

Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel

When her first album Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel released, she was 13 years old. This album 'Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel' contains 9 tracks

Birthday
Wednesday, March 25, 1942

Days left until next birthday: 353 days (as of April 6)

Profession: Soul Singer

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Birth sign: Aries

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Born on March 25

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