As per our current Database, Mahalia Jackson has been died on Jan 27, 1972 (age 60).
When Mahalia Jackson die, Mahalia Jackson was 60 years old.
|Popular As||Mahalia Jackson|
|Age||60 years old|
|Born||October 26, 1911 (New Orleans, LA)|
|Town/City||New Orleans, LA|
Mahalia Jackson’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Mahalia Jackson was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.
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.
She started singing at Mount Mariah Baptist Church.
Her song "Move On Up a Little Higher" was given the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in the gospel category, inducted in 1998.
She married Isaac Hockenhull in 1936, and, after their divorce in 1964, she married Sigmond Galloway.
She was highly praised as an influential Artist by Harry Belafonte.