Josephine Baker at the Folies Bergeres (Paris). Photo: Piaz.
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"Surely the day will come when color means nothing more than the skin tone, when religion is seen uniquely as a way to speak one's soul; when birth places have the weight of a throw of the dice and all men are born free, when understanding breeds love and brotherhood." -Josephine Baker
"I like Frenchmen very much, because even when they insult you they do it so nicely." - Josephine Baker
Joséphine Baker in Monte Carlo by Jack Garofalo, 1974.
Josephine Baker c. 1933; Josephine Baker was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole Goddess".