Aretha Franklin American singer

Aretha Franklin is a 76 years old American singer from Memphis, Tennessee. Aretha Franklin was born on March 25, 1942 (died on August 16, 2018, she was 76 years old) in Memphis, Tennessee as Aretha Louise Franklin.

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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.
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Her real name:
Birth name of Aretha Franklin is Aretha Louise Franklin
Is Aretha Franklin still alive?

No, she died on 08/16/2018, 4 years ago. She was 76 years old when she died. Cause of death: pancreatic cancer. She died in Detroit and buried in Woodlawn Cemetery .

Family

Husband

Glynn Turman

Glynn Turman, Actor

She married with Glynn Turman (74), in 1978. Aretha Franklin was 35 and Glynn Turman was 30 years old. After 6 years, they break up in 1984.

Aretha Franklin net worth

She had a net worth of 80 million dollars.

Works

Aretha Franklin Albums (41)

There are 41 albums of Aretha Franklin.

Her last album Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) released 3 years 6 months ago. When Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972) released, she was 77 years old. This album contains 3 tracks

Her first album Songs Of Faith: Aretha Gospel released 66 years ago, she was 13 years old when this album released. There were 9 songs in this album.

Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
Wholy Holy (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
Amazing Grace (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
Amazing Grace (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
How I Got Over (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
How I Got Over (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Los Angeles, January 13, 1972)
A Brand New Me: Aretha Franklin (with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
A Brand New Me: Aretha Franklin (with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)

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Popular Aretha Franklin Songs

  1. I Say A Little Prayer (Downtempo Classics, released 2 years ago)
  2. Respect (Auto Meezingers, released 1 year ago)
  3. A Natural Woman (Love Classics, released 2 years ago)
  4. Think (Filmmusik, released 3 years ago)
  5. Son Of A Preacher Man (This Girl's in Love with You, released 52 years ago)
  6. Chain Of Fools (In Good Company, released 17 years ago)
  7. I Knew You Were Waiting (Het Beste Uit JOE's 80ies Top 800 Vol. 2, released 9 years ago)
  8. Sisters Are Doin' It For Themselves - Remastered Version (Jewels In The Crown: All Star Duets With The Queen, released 15 years ago)
  9. You Send Me (Aretha Now, released 54 years ago)
  10. Day Dreaming (Young, Gifted and Black, released 50 years ago)

Aretha Franklin Movies (22)

There are 22 movies of Aretha Franklin.

Her first feature film was The Blues Brothers (1980, as Mrs. Murphy). She was 38 when she starred in this movie. Since 1980, she has appeared in 22 feature films. The last one is Queens Of Pop Aretha Franklin (2011). In this movie, she played the character Aretha Franklin .

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Aretha Franklin movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Aretha Franklin TV Shows (10)

Her first TV Show was The Oscars (1953).

View all Aretha Franklin TV shows. What was Aretha's zodiac sign?

Aretha Franklin zodiac sign was aries.

Hair color

Aretha's hair color was brown hair

Aretha's eye color?

Eye color of Aretha Franklin: brown

Where does She lives?

She is living in Memphis.

What was Aretha Franklin's father's name?

Father's name is

C. L. Franklin

What was Aretha Franklin's mothers name?

Her mother's name is Barbara Siggers Franklin

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