Monday, July 27, 2009

The profile of Josephine Baker

I know about the new Josephine Baker from wikipedia, that Josephine Baker is a Dancer, singer, actress who has the ability entertaining audiences with extraordinary, genre of music is Josephine Baker rule the roost Cabaret, music hall, French pop, French jazz, besides Josephine Baker is an activist in 1950 he supported the American Civil Rights Movement is following the profile of Josephine Baker in a can from wikipedia
Josephine Baker (June 3, 1906 – April 12, 1975) was an African American expatriate entertainer and actress. She became a French citizen in 1937. Most noted as a singer, Baker also was a celebrated dancer in her early career. She was given the nicknames the "Bronze Venus" or the "Black Pearl", as well as the "Créole Goddess" in anglophone nations. In France, she has always been known as "La Baker".
Josephine Baker was the first African American female to star in a major motion picture, to integrate an American concert hall, and to become a world-famous entertainer. She is also noted for her contributions to the Civil Rights Movement in the United States (she was offered the leadership of the movement by Coretta Scott King in 1968 following Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination, but turned it down), for assisting the French Resistance during World War II and being the first American-born woman to receive the French military honor, the Croix de Guerre.

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1 comments: "The profile of Josephine Baker"

nyegik said...

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