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Partners of 
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald

Partners of 
Ella Fitzgerald

Thor Einar Larsen

Disputed Marriage

"marriage" Jul 1957

Ray Brown

Divorced

1 child together

married 10 Dec 1947
divorce 28 Aug 1953

Benny Kornegay

Disputed Marriage

"marriage" 1941
"divorce" 1942

Ella Fitzgerald Bio Details

Full name

Ella Jane Fitzgerald

Also known as

First Lady of Song

Lady Ella

Queen of Jazz

Gender

Female

Age

79

Date of birth

25 Apr 1917

Birth place

Newport News, Virginia, USA

Date of death:

5 Jun 1996

Place of death

Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Cause of death

Complications from diabetes

Occupations

Jazz Singer

Education

Public School 10, Yonkers, New York, United States (1923)

Benjamin Franklin Jr. High, Yonkers, New York, United States (1929)

Awards

During her lifetime Ella picked up 13 Grammy awards and was inducted into the Grammy Hall Of Fame.  She also was awarded a number of honorary awards and lifetime achievement awards, and was inducted into various other halls of fame.

Ella Fitzgerald Siblings

Frances da Silva

Half-sister

other parent: Joe da Silva

Jazz Legend
Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Jane Fitzgerald

Age

79

Born

25 Apr 1917

Died

5 Jun 1996

Ella Fitzgerald Partner(s) Other Children

Ella Fitzgerald Children

Ray Brown Jr.

adopted with Ray Brown

Ella Fitzgerald Family

Ella Fitzgerald's parents:

Ella Fitzgerald's father was William Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald's mother was Tempie Fitzgerald


Ella Fitzgerald's children:

Ella Fitzgerald's adopted son is Ray Brown Jr.


Ella Fitzgerald's former partners:

Ella Fitzgerald's former "husband" is Thor Einar Larsen Ella Fitzgerald's former husband is Ray Brown Ella Fitzgerald's former "husband" is Benny Kornegay


Ella Fitzgerald's siblings:

Ella Fitzgerald's half-sister is Frances da Silva


Ella Fitzgerald's nieces and nephews:

Ella Fitzgerald's nephew is Ray Brown Jr.


Ella Fitzgerald's uncles and aunts:

Ella Fitzgerald's aunt was Virginia Williams


Ella Fitzgerald's cousins:

Ella Fitzgerald's cousin is Georgiana Henry


Ella Fitzgerald FameChain Links

Grammy Award Winners 1990 - The 32nd

Other people in this association:

Michael Jackson 1990

Paul McCartney 1990

George Harrison 1990

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Grammy Award Winners 1983 - The 25th

Other people in this association:

Lionel Richie 1983

Marvin Gaye 1983

David Foster 1983

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Grammy Award Winners 1981 - The 23rd

Other people in this association:

Jim Henson

Barbra Streisand 1981

Quincy Jones 1981

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Grammy Award Winners 1980 - The 22nd

Other people in this association:

Michael Jackson 1980

Paul McCartney 1980

Sir John Gielgud 1980

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Grammy Award Winners 1979 - The 21st

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1979

Jim Henson

Robin Williams 1980

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Grammy Award Winners 1976 - The 18th

Other people in this association:

Kris Kristofferson 1976

Paul Simon 1976

Rita Coolidge 1976

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Grammy Award Winners 1962 - The 4th

Other people in this association:

Bing Crosby 1962

Ray Charles 1962

Judy Garland 1962

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Grammy Award Winners 1959 - The 2nd

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1959

Sir Peter Ustinov CBE 1959

Bobby Darin 1959

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Grammy Award Winners 1959 - The 1st

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1959

Nat King Cole 1959

Andre Previn 1959

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Grammy Award Winners 1961 - The 3rd

Other people in this association:

Miles Davis 1961

Ray Charles 1961

Harry Belafonte 1961

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