Susannah McCorkle

 

 

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: sultry-voiced singer and accomplished writer known for her literary interpretation of jazz standards who was fluent in six languages and was particularly fond of translating and performing Brazilian pop songs, who recorded 17 albums and had her fiction published in magazines and the O. Henry Book of Prize Short Stories.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration

 

Born: January 4, 1946

 

Died: May 19, 2001

 

Location: Manhattan, New York