- NAME: Cleo Laine
- OCCUPATION: Film Actress, Television Actress, Singer, Television Personality
- BIRTH DATE: October 28, 1927 (Age: 86)
- Did You Know?: In 1985, Cleo Laine became the first British singer to win a Grammy Award for best female jazz vocalist.
- Did You Know?: Cleo Laine has been recording music for more than 60 years.
- Did You Know?: A street was named after Cleo Laine—"Cleo Lane"—in Adelaide, South Australia.
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Southall, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
- Originally: Clementina Dinah Campbell
- AKA: Clementina Campbell
- AKA: Cleo Laine
- Nickname: Queen of Jazz
- AKA: Clementina Dinah Bullock
- AKA: Clementina Bullock
- AKA: Dame Cleo Laine
- AKA: Lady Dankworth
- ZODIAC SIGN: Scorpio
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Dame Cleo Laine is a Grammy Award-winning British jazz vocalist and stage actress. She was known as the "Queen of Jazz" in her singing prime.
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Laine published her autobiography, Cleo, in 1994, and followed it three years later with You Can Sing If You Want To. She continued to perform with her husband of 52 years, Sir John Dankworth, until his death in 2010.
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