Evelyn Starks Hardy


Age: 92

Summary: founder of the pioneering all-female black singing group Original Gospel Harmonettes that performed at Carnegie Hall and the Apollo Theater in New York and mades its voice heard in the civil rights movement, who organized the Harmonettes and was its original pianist, composer, and arranger.

Cause of Death: Unspecific causes

Born: December 15, 1922

Died: April 2, 2015

Birmingham, Alabama