Gospel singer who inspired millions of listeners and released many gold-certified albums. She released hits like “How I Got Over,” which won a Grammy Award.
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|FULL NAME:||Mahalia Jackson|
|BIRTH DATE:||October 26, 1911|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New Orleans, LA|
|AGE:||108 years old|
Mahalia Jackson is a Gospel Singer. She married Isaac Hockenhull in 1936, and, after their divorce in 1964, she married Sigmond Galloway. She started singing at Mount Mariah Baptist Church.
DID YOU KNOW Her song “Move On Up a Little Higher” was given the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in the gospel category, inducted in 1998.
FACT She was highly praised as an influential artist by Harry Belafonte.
Currently, Mahalia Jackson is 108 years old. She will celebrate her 109th birthday on a Thursday, October 26th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Mahalia Jackson’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Mahalia Jackson was born in the Year of the Pig. People with this sign are nice and good-mannered. They’re always forgiving of other people’s mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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