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    21 October 2013
    In 2003, she received the National Endowment for the Arts NEA Jazz Masters Award
  • Ravenmane added trivia
    21 October 2013
    Abbey Lincoln appeared in the 1956 film The Girl Can't Help It, for which she famously wore a dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in Gentleman Prefer Blondes and interpreted the theme song, working with Benny Carter.
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Singer, songwriter, actress, civil rights activist

Age: 80 (age at death)
Born: 6th August, 2015, Chicago Illinois
Died: 14th August, 2010, Place of Death
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: For Love of Ivy

Anna Marie Wooldridge (August 6, 1930 – August 14, 2010), known by her stage name Abbey Lincoln, was an American jazz vocalist, songwriter, and actress, who wrote and performed her own compositions. She was a civil rights advocate during the 1960s. Wikipedia