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Lady Day’s New York

Written by David Freeland on . Posted in Posts

July marked the 45th anniversary of Billie Holiday’s death. Arguably the 20th century’s greatest jazz singer, "Lady Day" is remembered in New York by not a single historical marker, even though she lived the better part of her life here. At least two of her Manhattan residences—a seven-story building on W. 140th St. and a [&hellip
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