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Paris When It Sizzles: The Loves and Lives of Josephine Baker | Vanity Fair Josephine Baker, Hungry Hearts, Summer Reading Lists, Joan Crawford, Bad Timing, Women In History, Great Books, Memoirs, Candid

Paris When It Sizzles: The Loves and Lives of Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker: The Hungry Heart has it all—Paris in the 1920s, crown princes, precious furs, World War II espionage, and the unforgettable story of an American pioneer.

Paris When It Sizzles: The Loves and Lives of Josephine Baker | Vanity Fair African American Writers, African American Makeup, African American Hairstyles, African American History, Native American, Era Do Jazz, Jazz Age, Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire

Paris When It Sizzles: The Loves and Lives of Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker: The Hungry Heart has it all—Paris in the 1920s, crown princes, precious furs, World War II espionage, and the unforgettable story of an American pioneer.

Entertainer Josephine Baker peering over the footlights while wearing a pantalooned gown on stage at the Strand theater during her US tour. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) Josephine Baker, Vintage Star, Vintage Black, Paris, Black Power, American Singers, Image Now, Black History, Actresses

Josephine Baker French Revue Artist Died On This Day Photos and Premium High Res Pictures

Browse April 12 - 1975. Josephine Baker, French Revue Artist Died On This Day. latest photos. View images and find out more about April 12 - 1975. Josephine Baker, French Revue Artist Died On This Day. at Getty Images.

Josephine Baker and her pet cheetah, France, 1930 Josephine Baker, Black Love, Beautiful Black Women, Black And White, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Black History Facts, Old Hollywood Glamour, African History

Phoenix Project

Chiquita wasn’t Josephine’s only pet – there was a goat and a pig too, to name a few – but the cheetah was certainly her most famous. Chiquita traveled the world with Josephine, rode in her car, slept in her bed, and, as we see here, wore a leash attached to diamond collar. Always the provocateur on and off stage, Josephine knew how to command attention. The Phoenix Project recreated this stunning dress for sale in a limited edition for a limited time.

Long before Brangelina's brood there was Josephine Baker's rainbow tribe. Josephine Baker and her husband Jo Bouillon are seen with their adopted family at tea at their home, the Chateau des Milandes in France, in this 1956 photo. Josephine Baker, African American Women, American History, Mother Photos, Interacial Couples, Spiegel Online, Interracial Love, Learn To Dance, Historical Pictures

Photo Gallery: The Global Mother

Long before Angelina Jolie and Madonna made headlines with their adoptive families, 1920s star Josephine Baker tried to combat racism by adopting 12 children of different ethnicities from around the world.

View of singer Josephine Baker greeting Marian Anderson at the Beaux Arts Ball, Hotel Roosevelt in New York, New York. Harold Jackman on far left. Stamped on back: “Photo by Cecil Layne. Marian Anderson, Josephine Baker, History Facts, Black History, Literature, Dancer, Roosevelt, African, Fine Art

View of singer Josephine Baker greeting Marian Anderson at the Beaux Arts Ball, Hotel Roosevelt in New York, New York. Harold Jackman on far left. Stamped on back: "Photo by Cecil Layne." Handwritten on back: "Josephine Baker, Marian Anderson, Harold Jackman, extreme left, Beaux Arts Ball, Hotel Roosevelt, New York City, Feb. 12, 1960."

The restaurant Chez Josephine, a feature of off-Broadway dining since was once a place to be seen. Its clients included Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Tom Cruise, Billy Joel, Liam Neeson and Josephine Baker, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Liam Neeson, New York Photos, Billy Joel, Learn To Dance, Golden Age Of Hollywood, Timeless Beauty, Black History

Jean Claude Baker

The restaurant Chez Josephine, a feature of off-Broadway dining since 1986, was once a place to be seen. Its clients included Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Tom Cruise, Billy Joel, Liam Neeson and

1934 Josephine Baker standing besides her brand new ride, a 1934 French Delage cabriolet. Josephine Baker, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Black Actors, Black Actresses, African American History, American Women

Black History Album .... The Way We Were

Whip Appeal | 1934 Josephine Baker standing besides her brand new ride, a 1934 French Delage D8-15 cabriolet. [click images to enlarge]