becoming bille holiday
Updated: 1/15/2020
becoming bille holiday
This storyboard was created with

Storyboard Text

  • Becoming Billie Holiday by: Carole Boston Weatherford
  • Eleanora Fagan was born on April 7,1915. her mom was a maid and her dad was a musician. her dad wanted nothing to do with her so he left
  • Eleanoras mom was a maid so when she had to go to work she would drop her off at any ones house that would take her.
  • Eleanor hated school so she just wouldn't go, she would just rome the streets. all she wanted to do was music. she was very hot temper so she would often get into fights
  • one day she got caught skipping school so her and her mom had to go to court. the judge sent her to "the house of the good sheaperd for colored girls" for a year.
  • fast forward three years: Elonroa was in restaurant and someone asked if she can sing or dance and she said. yes i can sing, so she did and that is when her singing career began.
Over 12 Million Storyboards Created
Storyboard That Family