Evanti [Tibbs; née Evans], Lillian
- Karen M. Bryan
(b Washington, DC, Nov 12, 1890; d Washington, DC, Dec 6, 1967). American soprano. A native of Washington, DC, Evanti received her early education at Armstrong Technical High School (founded by her father, Dr. Wilson Evans) and earned a teaching degree. After a brief time as a teacher, she enrolled at Howard University, earning a bachelor’s degree in music in ...