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Josephine Baker and her pet cheetah, Chiquita. She was a huge animal lover, a civil rights activist and adopted many children from around the world that she loving referred to as her 'rainbow tribe'.

Josephine Baker

American born dancer and singer Josephine Baker arrives with her husband, orchestra leader Jo Bouillon in Buenos Aires. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images).


Baker performs her new song 'Black Magic' at New York's Josephine Baker Cabaret, wearing a dress specially design for this song by Paris fashion designer Pierre Balmain, which is also named after the song. for a larger view

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was a French dancer, jazz and pop music singer, and actress, who came to be known in various circles as the "Bla...

vintage everyday — Josephine Baker – The Black Pearl: 28 vintage.

Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker, 1940 Description: Place of shooting: avenue d'Iena, Paris Author: Studio Harcourt (created in

Josephine Baker - the "Black Pearl", "Bronze Venus" and "Créole Goddess"

Josephine Baker, Sepia Dreams Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were.

Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker in the film "Zouzou", 1934 - Born in St. Louis, Missouri, she renounced her U. citizenship to become a citizen of France in She was fluent in both English and French.

Josephine Baker singing at Kiel Auditorium on Feb. 3, 1962. (Buel White/Post-Dispatch)

Josephine Baker singing at Kiel Auditorium on Feb.

Josephine Baker in a fierce asymmetrically tiered fit and flare performance piece with the hat to match!

Throwback Thursday: Josephine Baker's Iconic Wedding Looks

Josephine Baker was known as 'Black Venus' - extrememely interesting

Wilder than her pet cheetah, the sex-mad Black Venus who outwitted the Nazis: Remarkable story of Josephine Baker as Rihanna is set to play legendary seductress in biopic

My Mystery Muse-- ever since I saw this photo and learned about her huge dance career, her civil rights and work in the war, and her Rainbow Tribe: the 12 child