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Dorothy Dandridge is legendary for the old Hollywood glamor she personifies. Check out our tips on how to own her classic looks.

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Dorothy Dandridge was an actress, singer, and dancer. She was the first African American actress to be nominated for an Academy Award for best actress.

Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Jean Dandridge (November 1922 – September was the first African-American woman to be nominated for an Academy Award for best actress in Carmen Jones

Dorothy Dandridge posing for photographers at the Savoy Hotel in London, on April 11,1956. She was there to perform during cabaret season.

There are so many glam photos of Dorothy Dandridge to choose from! This photo was shot in the and to me it represents the Diva well!

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Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister, Vivian Dandridge,.

In early 1944, Dorothy Dandridge appeared in the all black musical revue Sweet ‘n’ Hot. This revue opened at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles. This provided young Dottie an opportunity to work with Mabel Scott, Marie Bryant, comics Miller and Lee,...

In early Dorothy Dandridge appeared in the all black musical revue Sweet ‘n’ Hot. This revue opened at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles. This provided young Dottie an opportunity to work with Mabel Scott, Marie Bryant, comics Miller and Lee,.

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Marpessa Dawn (January 1934 – August also known as Gypsy Marpessa Dawn Menor, was an American-born French actress, singer, and dancer, best remembered for her role in the film Black Orpheus

Harry Belafonte and Dorothy Dandridge on the set of Bright Road (1953)      THIS IS WHY I LOVE WARNER ARCHIVE!

Director Gerald Mayer,Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte on the set of Bright Road

Dorothy Dandridge: Old Black Hollywood

Dorothy Dandridge – American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer. She was the first African-American actress to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1954 film Carmen Jones.

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Goldie Hawn 1969 She was one of my first favorite female actresses as a teenager. by Dittekarina

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Josephine Baker (June 1906 – April was an African-American dancer, singer, and actress who found fame in her adopted homeland of France. She was given such nicknames as the “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and the “Créole Goddess”.

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