Josephine Baker 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 During her early career Baker was renowned as a dancer, and was among.
Misty Danielle Copeland (born September 10, ) is an American ballet dancer for American Ballet Theatre (ABT), one of the three leading classical ballet companies in the United States. On June 30, , Copeland became the first African American woman to be .. The following month, she served as a presenter at the 69th Tony Awards.
The strange case of missing strip club hostess Toni Anderson Two months ago, the year-old strip club hostess and dancer vanished in truly haunting circumstances. Ms Anderson had finished up at Chrome, an adult entertainment had in fact pulled over Ms Anderson's black Ford Focus on the.
Singer Toni Braxton hopes that 'peering back at my past Frances Braxton, half African-American and half Native American, was a . 'For the first time in my adult life, I took a stand for myself', she writes. she could develop the same crossover appeal as Whitney Houston and develop a white audience.
In her most famous torch song, “The Greatest Love of All,” the late Whitney Houston sings of children being the future and that no matter what.