Dorothy Dandridge

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Honoring the legendary actress, singer, and dancer - Dorothy Dandridge

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American actress and singer Dorothy Jean Dandridge hugging a child in Porgy and Bess. USA, 1959 Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Old Hollywood Glamour, Classic Hollywood, Best Actress Oscar, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Black Actresses, Hollywood Actresses, Dorothy Dandridge, Black Goddess

American actress and singer Dorothy Jean Dandridge hugging a child in...

American actress and singer Dorothy Jean Dandridge hugging a child in Porgy and Bess. USA, 1959

Dorothy Dandridge Dandridge found early success by performing with her sister. She ended up being the first African American actress nominated for Best Actress Academy Award. Finding herself among. Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Vogue, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Style, Retro Vintage, Dorothy Dandridge, Dior, Old Hollywood Glamour

The Decks Ran Red, Dorothy Dandridge, 1958

Final Dimensions (width x height): 18" x 24" This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display Item #5095990

Dorothy Dandridge ’s Carmen Jones dress by costume designer Mary Ann Nyberg. The sketch is entitled “Carmen Jones”-Dorothy Dandridge, change Carmen. If you recall in the film Carmen Jones, Dorothy. Dorothy Dandridge, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Style, Fifties Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing

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364 Likes, 18 Comments - Dorothy Jean Dandridge (@dandridgelove) on Instagram: “Dorothy's Carmen Jones dress by costume designer Mary Ann Nyberg. The sketch is entitled "Carmen…”

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Today we celebrate the born day of a woman who had beauty, talent, ambition, and everything that should have catapulted her into worldwide stardom. To my dearest Dottie I simply say thank you. Thank you for fighting to find your place in this. Classic Beauty, Timeless Beauty, True Beauty, Dorothy Dandridge, Old Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Beautiful Black Women, Beautiful People, Beautiful Things

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