ARETHA FRANKLIN

Timeline created by Sylvie Krol
In Music
  • BIRTH

    BIRTH
    be born / Memphis
  • YOUTH

    4 years old / move(v) to Detroit
    Following the move / parents / split (v)
    => Grandma / raise(v)
  • Period: to

    YOUTH

    At an early age ...
    sing (v) / father's church
    learn (v) / play the piano by ear
  • Period: to

    CAREER

    As a child / begin(v) career / singing gospel
  • YOUTH

    10 years old / mother /die(v)
  • CAREER

    18 / First / record (v) for Columbia Records
  • CAREER

    CAREER
    A few years later / achieve(v) / commercial success/ RESPECT and THINK
  • Period: to

    CAREER

    have(v) / 10 #1 R&B albums
  • HONORS AND AWARDS

    HONORS AND AWARDS
    become(v) 1st female artist / enter(v) the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
  • DEATH

    DEATH
    Die(v) of cancer