Famous as the wife of singer Nat King Cole and the mother of vocalist Natalie Cole, she was a jazz musician in her own right. In her early years, she sang to the accompaniment of both Duke Ellington and Count Basie ; she and nat king cole met during a shared vocal gig at the Zanzibar club.
Maria Cole: American Experience. Maria Cole was born on August 1, 1922 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as marie frances hawkins. She was married to Gary DeVore, Nat ‘King’ Cole and Spurgeon Neal Ellington. She died on July 10, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida, USA.
grew up in a musical family-the daughter of trailblazing artist Nat King Cole and jazz singer Maria Hawkins Ellington. Cole, however, paved a distinctive path for herself and rose to fame in her own.
· Style Icon: Maria Cole (Maria Hawkins Ellington) The beautiful and elegant Maria Cole (wife of the legendary Nat King Cole and Mother of famed singer natalie cole), was a singer in her own right prior to her marriage to Nat. Although she sang with Duke Ellington’s band, they are not related. A Few years back, I watched her on A&E’S Biography.
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Santa Maria Novella is one of the oldest pharmacies in the world. It was opened in Florence, Italy in 1612, taking the formulas of Dominican friars that originate from 13th century. Designer Santa Maria Novella has 48 perfumes in our fragrance base. Santa Maria Novella is an old perfume house. The.