Ladies of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald (April 1917 - June Billie Holiday (April 1915 - June Thelma Carpenter (January 1922 - May Lena Horne (June 1917 - May Sarah Vaughan (March 1924 - April Pearl Bailey (March 1918 - August
Quincy Delight Jones has produced and arranged for everyone from Dinah Washington to Count Basie to Sarah Vaughan to Michael Jackson. In this 1961 photo, he is in the studio looking over some sheet music.
Frank Sinatra - In Ol’ Blue Eyes used his sapphire irises to “carry on” with a married woman in New Jersey. And yes, in you could get arrested for that. The charge was later changed to adultery but was eventually dismissed.
John Coltrane during Paul Chambers’ Whims of Chambers session, Hackensack NJ, September 1956 Photo by Francis Wolff John Coltrane during Paul Chambers’ Whims of Chambers session, Hackensack NJ, September 1956 (photo by Francis Wolff)