Friday, February 5, 2016

Life Of Josephine Baker #4 ~ Black History Month ~ Black Old Hollywood

Being limited in America due to deep rooted racism, McDonald sailed to Paris, France where she quickly became a successful performer at the Théâtre des Champs Elysées as a variety dancer in La Revue Nègre making twice as much as she did in the U.S.

Baker was also a wildly popular erotic dancer in France, appearing (mostly) nude in many of her performances.

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