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  1. Jan 31,  · Josephine Baker, better known as a dancer, singer and comedienne from the s, was a French citizen after emigrated from the less-welcoming United States. During World War II, Baker worked with the Red Cross and fed intelligence to the French Resistance. In this photograph, she looks back at wartime memorabilia collected during that time.
  2. Sep 01,  · Josephine Baker and Jean-Claude Baker, At some point in the Berlin run of La Revue Nègre, and just three months after arriving in Europe, Josephine broke her contract with Caroline Reagan and returned to Paris to headline in a new show at the Folies-Bergère.
  3. About Josephine Baker June 3, Josephine Baker (Freda Josephine McDonald) was born to washerwoman Carrie McDonald and vaudeville drummer Eddie Carson. Sadly, Eddie abandoned them shortly thereafter, but that didn’t stop Baker from making an impact on the world.
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  5. Sep 14,  · PRINCESS TAM TAM, Edmond T. Gréville, - Josephine Baker Dancing - Duration: FilmStruck 41, views. RED HOT s COTTON CLUB SHOW-Censored reel survives of .
  6. Apr 14,  · Footage of Josephine Baker performing her infamous Banana Dance at the Folies Bergère in Paris, France c. Footage of Josephine Baker performing her infamous Banana Dance at the Folies Bergère Author: dsmrtgrl.
  7. Josephine Baker was a dancer and singer who became wildly popular in France during the s. She also devoted much of her life to fighting racism. Who Was Josephine Baker? Josephine Baker spent Born: Jun 03,
  8. Biography She was born Freda Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, on June 3, to washerwoman Carrie McDonald and vaudeville drummer Eddie Carson. Eddie abandoned them shortly afterward, and Carrie married a kind but perpetually unemployed man named Arthur Martin. Their family eventually grew to include a son and two more daughters.
  9. Oct 21,  · Born in St. Louis on June 3, , Josephine Baker witnessed and experienced intense racism in the Midwestern city. As a teen, she suffered physical and sexual abuse in the homes of the white families for whom she worked, and experienced periods of homelessness; she joined traveling black performance troupes as a young teenager in the late s, but even then found it hard to gain Author: Elyssa Goodman.

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