- Rinker, Mildred
- Tekoa, Wash.
- Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Field of Activity
- found: Her Mildred Bailey: her greatest performances. [Phonodisc] 1962.
- found: New Grove dict. of jazz (Bailey (née Rinker), Mildred; b. 2-27-07, Tekoa, WA, d. 12-12-51, Poughkeepsie, NY; singer and pianist)
- found: Bailey, M. The complete Columbia recordings of Mildred Bailey [SR] p2000: booklet, p. 7 (b. date now know to be 1903; previously given as 1907 or 1904, the latter in a 1932 article by Bailey; born Mildred Rinker) p. 40 (d. Dec. 12, 1951, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.)
- 1983-04-09: new
- 2012-10-23: revised