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Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte in Carmen Jones.

This picture ALWAYS gives me a vintage boner. O_O wisdomsmind: “ Carmen Jones Beautiful Movie Couple (Harry Belafonte & Dorothy Dandridge) ”

Dorothy Dandridge

vintageblackglamour: The one and only Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on this day 90 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio. She is pictured at home in 1954 in a photo by Allan Grant.

Halle Berry portrayed Dorothy in an HBO movie, but as beautiful as Halle is, Dorothy's beauty is not easily emulated nor can anyone duplicate her grace and poise!

Dorothy Dandridge AKA Dorothy Jean Dandridge Born: 9 Nov 1922 Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio Died: 8 Sep 1965 Location of death: West Hollywood, California. Cause of death: accidental overdose of Imipramine, a tricyclic antidepressant.

Francis Evett - actress of the 1900's

Francine Everett, African-American actress and singer best known for performances in race films, independently produced motion pictures with all-black casts created exclusively for distribution to cinemas that catered to African American audiences.

Dorothy Dandridge

An unpublished frame at Dorothy Dandridge at home in (Allan Grant—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

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dandridgelove: Dorothy Dandridge, Joyce Bryant, Lena Horne, and Diahann Carroll are legendary women who continue to inspire and captivate generation after generation with their magnificent beauty and talents!

Louis and Lucille Armstrong, Egypt, 1961.      The Impossible Cool.

a 1961 new york times photo, showing louis armstrong playing trumpet for his wife, lucille, in front of the great sphinx and pyramids in giza, egypt. i wanna play for you in egypt!

Leana Horne

Lena Horne (June 1917 – May was an African American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer from Brooklyn, New York.

Dorothy Dandridge, Actress: Carmen Jones. Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November 9, 1922. Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister, Vivian Dandridge, began performing publicly, usually in black Baptist churches throughout the country. Her mother, Ruby Dandridge, an entertainer herself, would often join her daughters on stage. As the depression worsened, Dorothy and her family picked up and moved to...

Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister, Vivian Dandridge,.

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