Josephine Baker  American Dancer

Current Status

Josephine Baker passed away on 12th Apr 1975 aged 68.

Relationships

Josephine Baker was previously married to Jean Lion (1937 - 1938).

She was also in relationships with Guiseppe Abatino (1926 - 1935), Georges Simenon (1925), Ernest Hemingway, Colette, Isadora Duncan, Ethel Waters and Clara Smith.

Josephine Baker is rumoured to have hooked up with Frida Kahlo.

About

Josephine Baker is a 68 year old American Dancer. Born Freda Joséphine Baker (McDonald) on 3rd June, 1906 in East St. Louis, Illinois, U. S, she is famous for Singing Slow French Songs in a career that spans 1921–1975. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Josephine Baker is a member of the following lists: Female recipients of the Croix de Guerre, Activists for African-American civil rights and African-American female dancers.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Josephine Baker68 GeminiDancer
American
Jo Bouillon-Conductor
Jean Lion-
Guiseppe Abatino-
Georges Simenon86 AquariusNovelist
Belgian
Frida Kahlo47 CancerPainter
Mexican
Isadora Duncan50 GeminiDancer
American
Ethel Waters76 ScorpioVocalist
American
Clara Smith41
Ernest Hemingway61 CancerAuthor
American
Colette81 AquariusWriter
French

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Acht nach 81973Movie
An jedem Finger zehn1954SingerMovie
The French Way1945Zazou ClaironMovie
Moulin Rouge1940Princess Tam-TamMovie
Princesse Tam Tam1935AlwinaMovie
Zouzou1934ZouzouMovie
Le pompier des Folies Bergères1928Short Film
Siren of the Tropics1927PapitouMovie
La revue des revues1927Movie
Die Frauen von Folies Bergères1927Movie
A Son of Satan1924Chorus (unconfirmed)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (29)

lauraMay 11, 2010

this website rocks

dj_mbmSep 30, 2008

can somebody fix this? frida kahlo is on here twice.

melanie mickensFeb 14, 2008

thank you


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Josephine Baker

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Josephine Baker (3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole Goddess". Born Freda...

Confirmed Relationships9
Longest Relationship10 yrs
Shortest Relationship3 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 1 mth
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Josephine
Last Name Baker
Full Name at Birth Freda Joséphine Baker (McDonald)
Alternative Name Black Venus
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd June, 1906
Birthplace East St. Louis, Illinois, U.S
Died 12th April, 1975
Place of Death Paris, France
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Voice and facial features, Hair and fashions
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Dancer and singer
Occupation Dancer
Claim to Fame Singing Slow French Songs
Music Genre (Text) Cabaret, Music hall, French pop, French jazz, music hall
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1921–1975, 1921–75
Music Style Cabaret, Traditional Pop
Music Mood Elegant, Springlike, Sophisticated, Stylish, Sensual, Witty
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Columbia, Mercury, RCA Victor
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) New Faces Agency - USA, Gigsalad.Com
Bust (inches) 36
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 36
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