Aretha Franklin makes history with posthumous Pulitzer win
Monday, 15 April 2019 NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin is still getting R-E-S-P-E-C-T after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honor was first awarded in 1930. The Pulitzer board said the award was given to Franklin for her […]
Aretha Franklin passed away on Aug. 16, 2018 but she is still being honored for her contribution to society. On April 15, 2019, the artist won the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor. According to SFGate, Franklin is the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize. The Pulitzer board...
Posthumous Pulitzer Awarded
to Aretha Franklin The "Queen of Soul" is the first woman to be honored with a special citation prize. Citations have been awarded
since 1930. The foundation last gave one..
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REMEMBERING Aretha Louise Franklin was born on March 25, 1942. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee. The singer signed with Columbia Records before signing with Atlantic Records. The Queen of Soul made..
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