“Josephine Baker (June 1906 – April was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress. Nicknamed the “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and even the “Créole Goddess” in anglophone nations. Baker was the first African American fe.
Josephine Baker as the lead in a Paris revival of Offenbach’s La Créole. Baker was a performer/Dancer in Paris, that captured all of Europe. She had new and outrageous dance moves to accompany jazz music.