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Dorothy Dandridge

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Dorothy Jean Dandridge (November 9, 1922 – September 8, 1965) was an American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer. She is perhaps best known for ...

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Jul 8, 2014 ... Dorothy Dandridge is the first African-American actress to be nominated for an Academy Award for best actress. Learn more about her life, ...

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Dorothy Dandridge, Actress: Carmen Jones. Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ruby Dandridge (née Ruby Jean ...

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Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ruby Dandridge (née Ruby Jean Butler), an entertainer, and Cyril H. Dandridge,  ...

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Aug 12, 2016 ... The first thought that crossed my head was the powerful scene in “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge,” the HBO film about the actress' life. In the ...

Dorothy Dandridge Biography (Actor/Singer) - Infoplease

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Dorothy Dandridge is the Oscar-nominated actress whose career as a leading lady was curtailed by racism and personal problems in the 1950s. As teens she ...

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Nov 21, 2011 ... Dorohty Dandridge was the first black woman to be nominated for an Oscar after her role in Carmen Jones.Dorothy had problems with ...

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Aug 13, 2016 ... Prevalent racism legend holds that a Las Vegas hotel once completely drained their pool because black entertainer Dorothy Dandridge stuck ...

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Dorothy Dandridge - The New York Times

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Even before she was born, Dorothy Dandridge was at the center of a domestic storm. Her mother Ruby--strong-willed and outspoken--left her husband Cyril ...

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Dorothy Dandridge
Dorothy Dandridge is the Oscar-nominated actress whose career as a leading lady was curtailed by racism and personal problems in the 1950s. As teens she and her sister Vivian were part of an act known as the Dandridge Sisters; they were good enough to re... More »
Born: November 9, 1922 (age 93), Cleveland, Ohio
Died: September 8, 1965
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Dorothy Dandridge Profile - TCM.com

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But Dorothy Dandridge was an African-American in a less enlightened age where she could perform at the most exclusive nightclubs in the country - but she  ...

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AMAZING facts about the African, British, Jamaican, Spanish, Mexican and Native American star Dorothy Dandridge. Learn more.

Biography of Dorothy Dandridge, Academy Award Winner

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Dorothy Dandridge was incredibly beautiful and talented and yet was stunted by the racism of the age she lived in. She became famous after starring in the ...