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Holiday, Billie

Syllabification: Hol·i·day, Billie
Pronunciation: /ˈhäləˌdā

Definition of Holiday, Billie in English:

( 1915–59), US jazz singer; born Eleanora Fagan. She began her recording career with Benny Goodman’s band in 1933 and then went on to perform with many small jazz groups. Her autobiography, Lady Sings the Blues (1956), was made into a movie in 1972.

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