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Nica De Rothschild
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Heiress
    (December 10, 1913-November 30, 1988)
    Born in London, England, United Kingdom
    Full name was Kathleen Annie Pannonica Rothschild de Koenigswarter
    Heiress to the prominent Rothschild banking family
    Nicknamed the 'Baroness of Jazz'
    She was divorced.
    She was charged with possession of marijuana.
    In 1955, Charlie Parker died in her suite at the Hotel Stanhope.
    In 1982, Theolonius Monk passed away at her Weehawken, New Jersey mansion.
    Her entomologist father, Nathaniel Rothschild, named her 'Pannonica' honor of plants that attract butterflies.
    Her father committed suicide when she was 13.
    She was a tireless patroness of jazz, who hosted jam sessions in her hotel suite.
    She tirelessly promoted the careers of numerous jazz artists.
    Countless compositions are dedicated to her, including 'Tonica,' 'Nica's Dream,' 'Blues for Nica' and 'Nica's Tempo.'

Credit: Black Chic


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