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I apologize for the repeats; always doing things in a hurry

Janette

Celebrating Lady Day: A Look at Billie Holiday's Timeless Style

Billie Holiday was born on this day (April 7) in 1915 and would go on to be one of Jazz music's most indelible talents. Aside from her mark on the music industry, Holiday happened to be a true class act when it came to style. Here, we take a look at her timeless fashion statements.

Billie Holiday and Mister.  I've heard some conflicting opinions about what breed Mister actually was--anyone know for sure?  In a few pictures his head looks more Boxer (longer ear crop adds to this impression).  I've read some accounts that say Boxer, others that say Boxer/APBT cross.  Either way, handsome dog, and it's clear she cherished him.

Famous Women and Their Dogs: Billie Holiday and Mister

March is women's history month and I thought it would be fun to highlight some famous woman, and their dogs. Dogs are often in the background of accounts of a famous person's life or absent all together. As dog lovers we all know how profoundly influential dogs can be and how meaning our relationships with them are. One famous famous woman who had a close relationship with a dog is Billie Holiday. Despite her talent and fame Holiday had a hard life. She had an erratic childhood with an…

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Billie Holiday performing at Lindsay's Sky Bar, circa 1952-1953 Photograph of Billie Holiday by Frank Kuchirchuk © 2009 Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio.

I Cover The Waterfront (Rare) (Live) - Billie Holiday

I Cover The Waterfront (Rare) (Live) - Billie Holiday

I Cover The Waterfront (Rare) (Live) - Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday - The Lady Lives

Découvrez des références, des avis, des crédits, des chansons, et bien plus encore à propos de Billie Holiday - The Lady Lives sur Discogs. Complétez votre Collection Billie Holiday.

Billie Holliday (Original Caption) American jazz singer Billie Holliday. (Photo by © Hulton-Deutsch Collection 1954

Billie Holiday Photos and Premium High Res Pictures

Billie Holliday (Original Caption) American jazz singer Billie Holliday. (Photo by © Hulton-Deutsch Collection 1954

Music Legends and their Animals: Billie Holiday Photo - Music Legends and Their Animals | Rolling Stone

Music Legends and Their Animals

Pete Townshend, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton and more

A Glimpse Into Billie Holiday’s Private Life

Never-before-seen photographs from the book Jerry Dantzic: Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill.

Rare Photos Showing Iconic Jazz Singer Billie Holiday Part Of New Smithsonian Exhibit

A new Smithsonian traveling exhibit features more than 50 never-before-seen photos of jazz singer Billie Holiday.