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us: Beyoncé, 1981-

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    • us: Knowles, Beyoncé, 1981-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Houston (Tex.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Destiny's Child (Musical group)
        • Organization: House of Dereon (Firm)
    • Organization

        Destiny's Child (Musical group)
    • Organization

        House of Dereon (Firm)
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  • Sources

    • found: Da real world, 1999: container (Beyoncé of Destiny's Child)
    • found: Texas monthly, Sept. 1999: p. 36 (Beyonce Knowles; singer, Destiny's Child)
    • found: Soul survivors, 2002: CIP t.p. (Beyoncé Knowles) galley (b. Houston, Tex., Sept. 4, 1981)
    • found: Beyoncé. I am-- Sasha Fierce [SR] p2008: label (Beyoncé)
    • found: Beyoncé WWW site, Jan. 16, 2009
    • found: Wikipedia, Jan. 16, 2009 (Beyoncé Knowles; Beyoncé Giselle Knowles; commonly known as Beyoncé; b. Sept. 4, 1981, Houston, Tex.; American R&B singer-songwriter, record producer and actress)
    • found: Int. ww in pop. mus., 7th ed. (Beyoncé; b. Beyoncé Knowles, Sept. 4, 1981, Houston, TX; American singer, songwriter, and producer; x-ref from Knowles, Beyoncé)
    • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century, accessed December 12, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Beyoncé; Beyoncé Giselle Knowles; popular singer, stage / screen actor; born 04 September 1981 in Houston, Texas, United States; rose to fame as part of Destiny's Child; in early 2000, the NAACP honored Destiny's Child with an Image Award, though the group broke up in 2000; Beyoncé began a solo career making an acting debut in Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001) and starring in Austin Powers: Gold member (2002); recorded first solo album, Dangerously in Love (2003); created fashion clothing company the House of Dereon (2005); co-stared with Steve Martin in The Pink Panther (2006); second solo album B'Day (2006); starred in the film Dreamgirls; honors include seventeen Grammy awards, Academy Award nomination for song "Listen", first woman to win the International Artist Award of Excellence at the American Music Awards)
  • LC Classification

    • ML420.K675
  • Change Notes

    • 2000-03-13: new
    • 2015-04-02: revised
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