Verrett, Shirley

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Verrett, Shirley Gender: F
born on 31 May 1931 at 08:36 (= 08:36 AM )
Place New Orleans, Louisiana, 29n57, 90w05
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Palmer
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 09°10' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 09°12 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 27°31'

Shirley Verrett (in Milan in 1975)


American opera singer, specializing in soprano for the greater variety of role opportunities, internationally known. Initially a mezzo-soprano, she moved into the soprano range as it offers more role variety. Verrett has starred at the Metropolitan and La Scala, performing leading roles in major cities all over the world.

Married, she has one adopted child.

She died in Ann Arbor, Michigan on 5 November 2010 when her heart failed after several months of an unspecified illness.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death by Disease 5 November 2010 (Unspecified illness, age 79)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Lynne Palmer quotes her.

Sy Scholfield quotes from her autobiography (no time given), I never walked alone: the autobiography of an American singer by Shirley Verrett (‎C. W. Brooks - 2003), p. 7: "I was born on May 31, 1931, at the Toureau Infirmary in New Orleans."


  • Traits : Body : Race (Black)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One lengthy)
  • Family : Parenting : Foster, Step, or Adopted Kids (One adopted child)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Loves job
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (National and international tours)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera (Soprano)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women