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Transcript of Josephine Baker
Toured with Jones Family Band and Dixie Steppers- 1919
Shuffle Along- 1923
La Revue Nègre- 1925
May 20- NAACP
Marched with MLK
Croix de Guerre and the Legion of Honour with the rosette of the Resistance
Born Freda Josephine McDonald
St. Louis, Missouri
She was a very independant woman and had 4 husbands (all who she divorced) but had relationships with both men and women
Got into dancing at around 13
She was very famous in France due to living there, but faced a lot of prejudice in the United States.
Baker's acts had a lot of comedy included.
She also served in World War 2 for France- buried with military honors.
June 3rd, 1906 to April 12, 1975
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