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Odetta First Name Odetta
Odetta Last Name Gordon
Odetta Maiden Name
Odetta Display Name Odetta
Odetta Date of Birth 12/31/1930
Odetta Place of Birth Birmingham, Alabama
Odetta Date of Death 12/2/2008
Odetta Place of Death Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York
Odetta Cause of Death cardiovascular disease and and pulmonary fibrosis
Odetta Living Status Deceased
Odetta Gender Female
Odetta Occupation Singer, musician
Odetta Ethnicity

February 25, 2009

Riverside Church, New York, New York, United States

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Remembering Odetta, Who Sang of Freedom

The evening ended with all the performers singing and clapping along to “This Little Light of Mine.” The hundreds in the pews, though weary after a nearly four-hour program, rose to their feet and sang and stomped and shimmied together.

source: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/02/26/arts/music/26odetta.html?ref=music

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