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Well, her friend Lester Young, Billie, and her mother gave each other nicknames. Billie was considered a lady because she would not accept tips unless you handed her. Lester Young must have gotten "Day" out of Holiday, and thus came up with Lady Day as a nickname.
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Billie Holiday was a famous blues and jazz singer who was instrumental in the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s. Her biggest accomplishment is being the most famous female b…lues singer in history.
she went to a school named pennsalvania corp elementary middle and high school. She dropped out of school in the fifth grade.
Billie Holiday was born as Eleonora Fagan Gough. She was also known as 'Lady Day'.
Billie Holiday was a well known American jazz singer and songwriter. Her parents were Clarence Holiday and Sarah Julia Fagan. Billie Holiday had no known siblings that wer…e ever mentioned.
She was an astonishing voice talent and frequent partner with Louie Armstrong.
Sadie Fagan, Billie Holiday's mother, was kicked out of her parents' house when she (Sadie) was 13 because she became pregnant. Because of uncertainty regarding the early year…s, little more is known than that Sadie was 13 or 14 when she gave birth to her daughter, Eleanora Fagan Gough, in Philidelphia. A link can be found below.
her goals was to become a famous jazz singer and be remembered by alot of people
Billie holiday had many different qualities but the two main qualities she had was she dwelled on the past, since she went through so much poverty as a child and an adult. Ano…ther quality she has is she inspires people. For example Billie Holiday definitely inspired people to sing an follow there dreams.
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Billie Holidays kids names are Billie and Bob. This kids are her god children.
Tenor saxophone player, Lester Young. She, in turn, nicknamed him "The President", Pres for short.
Billie Holiday didn't have a regular "band". She was a solo artist who sang with whatever musicians the club owner had engaged for the gig. Likewise, when a recording session …was planned, she sang in front of the group that the record company or producer had arranged.