Marian Anderson (1897 - 1993)
Marian Anderson, Soundtrack: The Great Debaters. Marian Anderson was born on February 27, 1897, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was the first of three sisters in the family. Her father, named John Anderson, was a salesman at a railroad station. Her mother, named Anna Anderson, was a schoolteacher. From the age of six, Anderson sang in the choir of the United Methodist Church, where she became known as the "baby contralto." She taught herself...
- Filadelfie, Pennsylvania, USA
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Portland, Oregon, USA