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Albani [married name Gye], Dame Emma [née Marie Louise Cécile Emma Lajeunesse] (1847-1930), singer

John Rosselli

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30362

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Albani [married name Gye], Dame Emma [née Marie Louise Cécile Emma Lajeunesse] (1847-1930), singer, was born on 1 November 1847 at Chambly, Quebec, Canada, one of three surviving children of Joseph Lajeunesse, organist, and his wife, Mélina Mignault (d. 1856), from a better-off, half-Scottish family. (Albani later gave her date ...

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