- Name: Nina Simone
- Born: 02/21/1933
- Died: 04/21/2003 (70 years old)
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter, musician, arranger, composer, activist
- Website: http://www.ninasimone.com
Eunice Kathleen Waymon (February 21, 1933– April 21, 2003), known professionally as Nina Simone, was an American singer, songwriter, musician, arranger, and civil rights activist. Her music spanned a broad range of musical styles including classical, jazz, blues, folk, R&B, gospel, and pop.
Birth Name: Eunice Kathleen Waymon
Alias: Eunice Kathleen Waymon
Genre: R&B, jazz, blues, folk, soul, classical, gospel
Birth Place: Tryon, North Carolina, U.S.
Death Place: Carry-le-Rouet, France