Josephine Baker

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Sharon Stokes
The stunning Black Venus Josephine Baker, Louise Brooks, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Marlene Dietrich, Paris, 1920s, Vintage Burlesque, African American History
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About as she was staging yet another comeback, Josephine Baker performed for the Red Cross Gala in Monte Carlo. Baker had worked with the Red Cross during World War II, when France, where she had taken citizenship in the was taken over by the Nazis. Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People, Beautiful Women, Monte Carlo, Belle Epoque, African American Women
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Josephine Baker and Civil Rights

Josephine Baker is remembered for burlesque dancing, however, she devoted her life to fighting against injustice and racism throughout the world.

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Josephine Baker Photos and Premium High Res Pictures

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Today, Google Honors Jazz Age Icon & Civil Rights Activist Josephine Baker

Today's Google Doodle celebrates Josephine Baker, a jazz age entertainer, civil rights activist, and cultural icon.

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AFRICA: Seen & Heard on Twitter

“A FriendIsSome1YouShareThePath w/ ShowMeYourFriend&I'llShowYouYourCharacter #AFRICA JOSEPHINE BAKER & LOUIS ARMSTRONG”

Josephine Baker born Freda Josephine McDonald in Missouri. A dancer, singer, & actress; known as the "Black Pearl", "Bronze Venus" & "Creole Goddess". African American woman to star in a motion picture 1934 "Zouzou". Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Soul, American Women, American History, Native American, Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People
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Local man recalls 'Aunty Tumpy'

A tribute to Josephine Baker, a famed African-American singer, dancer, civil rights activist and actress who died in 1975, sparks nephew's memories. • Watch a video of Josephine Baker dancing. • Read about Josephine Baker on Wikipedia. • The official site of Josephine Baker. • A biography of Josephine Baker on

Famous American Jazz singer and dancer Josephine Baker during a show-revue at Paris, Feb. Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Women In History, Black History, Foto Poster, Flappers, Famous Women, Iconic Women
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These Pictures Show That Josephine Baker Was More Than an Entertainer

The dancer, singer and actress would have turned 110 on June 3, 2016. Here, take a look back at her life in pictures.

The toast of Paris, Josephine Baker wed French bandleader Jo Bouillon. Her neat plaited hair balances a dramatic ivory headpiece held in place with pins. Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Style, Vintage Hats, Vintage Bridal, Vintage Fashion, Black Celebrities, Celebs, Black History Facts
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Wilder than her pet cheetah, the sex-mad Black Venus who outwitted the Nazis: Remarkable story of Josephine Baker as Rihanna is set to play legendary seductress in biopic

Josephine Baker, the girl from the St Louis ghetto, rose to become one of the greatest divas ever, an icon of the Jazz Age, talented and glamorous, but also decadent and amoral.

Not your usual burlesque. The outrageous and innovative Josephine Baker performing her famous banana dance Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Pin Up, Burlesque, Fotografia Retro, Person Of Color, Foto Poster, Harlem Renaissance
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Baker, Josephine - Photo and Program Lot

American-born French actress (1906-1975), entertainer and activist. Active for over 60 years, Baker was one of the first persons of color to become a world famous entertainer. Lot of 27 unsigned photos (one is actually signed but faded, hard to see) plus 5 unsigned programs/booklets (some show p...

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11 Fashion And Beauty Lessons From Josephine Baker That We Still Live By Today (PHOTOS) - Go big or go home! Loving this vintage wedding look on Madame Josephine. Josephine Baker, Lena Horne, Divas, Flapper, Vintage Black Glamour, Grace Jones, Nina Hagen, Famous Couples, Interracial Couples
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Throwback Thursday: Josephine Baker's Iconic Wedding Looks |Munaluchi Bride

We are taking a look back at Josephine Baker's most notable fashion looks that can easily be recreated on your wedding day.

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African American Women in Military | 20 Patriotic Pictures of Black Women in the Military | Black Southern Belle

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Josephine Baker was born 108 years ago in St. She was photographed here by the wonderful Eve Arnold at the “Josephine Baker Day” celebration in New York in Photo: Magnum Photos. via Vintage Black Glamour Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Style Vintage, Missouri, Gentleman, My Black Is Beautiful, Simply Beautiful, Before Us, Old Hollywood

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being a fan is hard, darling

Josephine Baker, 1951.