Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker
1906 - 1975

Josephine Baker  French Dancer


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Josephine Baker was previously married to Jo Bouillon (1947 - 1957) and Jean Lion (1937 - 1938).

Josephine Baker was in relationships with Guiseppe Abatino (1926 - 1935), Georges Simenon (1925), Colette, Isadora Duncan and Toto Koopman.

Josephine Baker had encounters with Ernest Hemingway, Ethel Waters and Clara Smith.

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


French Dancer Josephine Baker was born Freda Joséphine Baker (McDonald) on 3rd June, 1906 in East St. Louis, Illinois, U.S and passed away on 12th Apr 1975 Paris, France aged 68. She is most remembered for Singing Slow French Songs. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Josephine Baker is a member of the following lists: 20th-century women musicians, American Burlesque performers and Actresses from St. Louis.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 10 years 5 years, 1 month 3 months, 2 days
Dating5 93 years, 9 months 20 years, 6 months -
Encounter3 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total11 93 years, 9 months 10 years, 3 months 3 months, 2 days


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
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality French
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

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 Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, Josephine Baker became a citizen of France in 1937. She was fluent in both English and French.

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Josephine Baker68 GeminiDancer
Jo Bouillon-Conductor
Jean Lion-
Guiseppe Abatino-
Georges Simenon86 AquariusNovelist
Isadora Duncan50 GeminiPerformance Artist
Ethel Waters80 ScorpioVocalist
Clara Smith41Singer
Toto Koopman82 ScorpioModel
Ernest Hemingway61 CancerAuthor
Colette81 AquariusNovelist
Frida Kahlo47 CancerPainter
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Acht nach 81973Movie
An jedem Finger zehn1954SingerMovie
The French Way1945Zazu ClaironMovie
Moulin Rouge1940Princess Tam-TamMovie
Princesse Tam-Tam1935AlwinaMovie
Zouzou1934Zouzou (as Joséphine Baker)Movie
Le pompier des Folies Bergères1928Short Film
Siren of the Tropics1927PapitouMovie
Die Frauen von Folies Bergères1927Movie
Le navire aveugle1927Movie
Ways to Strength and Beauty1925Movie
A Son of Satan1924Chorus (unconfirmed)Movie
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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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