About Abbey Lincoln
August 06, 1930 - August 14, 2010
|Place of Birth||:||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Anna Marie Wooldridge|
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Anna Marie Wooldridge, known professionally as Abbey Lincoln, was an American jazz vocalist, songwriter, and actress. She was a civil rights activist beginning in the 1960s. Lincoln made a career not only out of delivering deeply felt presentations of standards but writing and singing her own material.