Josephine Baker

By: Kylee Julo

About Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker was born June 3rd 1906 in St. Louis MO. She starred in Chocolate Dandies and Shuffle. Josephine adopted 12 children, married 6 times, and had a pet cheetah. Josephine also helped in the civil rights movement with Martin Luther King Jr. Josephine died at 69 in her sleep. Josephine was the first African-American to have a military funeral. There were over 20,000 mourners.
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1906-1975

-Born St. Louis MO

-Died Paris

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Kylee