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About Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin was a revered, award-winning singer known for her numerous hits such as Respect, (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman, Jump to It, and Think. These songs and several others turned her into one of the best-selling artists of all time. She is known as “The Queen of Soul”.
She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1979. She went on to become the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.
In 2005, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush. Rolling Stone magazine ranked her first on its list of Greatest Singers of All Time in 2011. The magazine also placed her number 9 on its list of Greatest Artists of All Time.
She was married to Ted White from 1962 to 1969. She married her second husband, Glynn Turman in 1978. The couple divorced in 1984. She had four children.
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My faith always has been and always will be important to me.Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin's Popularity
Aretha Franklin was a famous American singer, who was born on March 25, 1942. As a person born on this date, Aretha Franklin is listed in our database as the 13th most popular celebrity for the day (March 25) and the 15th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on March 25 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Aretha Franklin is the 301st most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Aretha Franklin's birthday, Aretha Franklin is the 1939th most famous American and ranks 9th in famous people born in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
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