Posts Tagged ‘legacy’

Jazz Veteran Shirley Horn Dies

Photo © Larry Busacca Jazz Veteran Shirley Horn Dies By Bill Holland, Washington, D.C. Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate, whispery vocals and top-drawer piano playing, died yesterday (Oct. 20) at Gladys Spellman Nursing Home in Cheverly, Md., following an extended battle with diabetes. She was 71. Always […]

Celebrating A King….

Today, we celebrate the 74th birthday of Civil Rights Leader Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Here are a few interactive websites that document the life of this great man. Please leave comments with other great sites. The Seattle Times: Martin Luther King Jr. The King Center The Dr. King Timeline Page (A great children’s site) […]