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 Ethel Waters, Clara Smith and Ernest Hemingway.

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, USA 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: American film actors, American female singers and Columbia Records artists.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating5 96 years, 8 months 21 years, 1 month -
Married2 10 years 5 years, 1 month 3 months, 2 days
Rumoured1 - - -
Encounter3 - - -
Total11 96 years, 8 months 10 years, 6 months 3 months, 2 days


First Name Josephine
Last Name Baker
Full Name at Birth Freda Joséphine Baker (McDonald)
Alternative Name Black Venus, Joséphine Baker
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd June, 1906
Birthplace East St. Louis, Illinois, USA
Died 12th April, 1975
Place of Death Paris, France
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Buried Monaco Cemetery
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 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 (born Freda Josephine McDonald, naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French entertainer, French Resistance agent, and civil rights activist. Her career was centered primarily in Europe, mostly in her adopted France. Baker was the first African-American to star in a major motion picture, the 1927 silent film Siren of the Tropics, directed by Mario Nalpas and Henri Étiévant.

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Josephine Baker68 GeminiDancer
Jo Bouillon-Conductor
Jean Lion-
Guiseppe Abatino-
Georges Simenon86 AquariusNovelist
Clara Smith41Singer
Toto Koopman82 ScorpioModel
Ernest Hemingway61 CancerAuthor
Colette81 AquariusNovelist
Frida Kahlo47 CancerPainter
Isadora Duncan50 GeminiPerformance Artist
Ethel Waters80 ScorpioVocalist
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An jedem Finger zehn1954Josephine BakerMovie
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
La revue des revues1927Josephine BakerMovie
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

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