Camilla Williams

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: opera singer whose debut with the New York City Opera on May 15, 1946 was thought to make her the first black woman to appear with a major U.S. opera company.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: October 18, 1919

 

Died: January 29, 2012

 

Location: Bloomington, Indiana