1. Education
Send to a Friend via Email

Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker: African American exotic dancer, international star, jazz singer, erotic entertainer.
  1. Women in Jazz, Blues, Soul, R&B

About Josephine Baker
From your About Guide to Women's History, biographical information and links to other Baker resources and related topics on this site.

Josephine Baker Picture Gallery
Images of Josephine Baker, famous for her exotic dancing in Europe in the 1920s, and later for her part in the French Resistance of World War II and in the American civil rights movement.

Josephine Baker
A biography of Josephine Baker, from the official Josephine Baker web site.

Harlem Renaissance -- Exotic, Sensual Images
Josephine Baker as an illustration of the "primitive" images of the Harlem Renaissance.

Le Tumulte Noir
History of the revue that brought Josephine Baker to Paris, La Revue Nègre.

Lyrics: "Josephine Baker"
Lyrics for a song about baker by Georg Kajanus.

St. Louis Walk of Fame
Her home town honors her with a star on the Walk of Fame.

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.