Mahalia Jackson

Born Oct 26, 1911
Mahalia Jackson was an American gospel singer. Possessing a powerful contralto voice, she was referred to as "The Queen of Gospel". Jackson became one of the most influential gospel singers in the world and was heralded internationally as a singer and civil rights activist. She was described by ente...
Mahalia Jackson

Mahalia Jackson Stats

Nickname

: Mahaila Jackson, Mahalla Jackson, Mahilia Jackson, Mahallia Jackson, Halie Jackson, Jackson, Mahalia, Halie, Mahala Jackson

Profession

: Singer, Musician, Actor

Ethnicity

: African American

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: October 26, 1911

Place of Birth

: New Orleans

Date of Death

: January 27, 1972

Place of Death

: Evergreen Park

Cause of Death

: Cardiovascular disease | Diabetes mellitus