Mamie Smith

Mamie Smith bio

Birth Name: Mamie Smith

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Cincinnati

Date Of Birth: May 26, 1883

Date Of Death: October 30, 1946

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Mamie Smith was born on the 26th of May, 1883. She was known for being a Blues Singer. The Queen of the Blues who was a vaudeville actress, singer, and was the first African American singer to record blues music.

Mamie Smith was born in Cincinnati. She was more of a dancer than a singer early in her life before recording “Crazy Blues” for Okeh Records as an experiment. Her song “Crazy Blues” was an enormous success almost overnight, with 10,000 copies sold within the first week, and 75,000 by the first month.

Mamie Smith was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mamie Smith was born in 1880s.

Mamie Smith is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Mamie’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Mamie Smith’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Mamie Smith’s parents.

Associated with

Jorge Vercillo

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Jake HaldenVang

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Zucchero Fornaciari

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Mamie Smith kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Mamie Smith was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mamie Smith
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Mamie Smith was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Mamie Smith was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Mamie Smith had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Mamie Smith’s birth sign is Gemini and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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