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    tiramasu:

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"Bloom" featuring FKA Twigs

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    tiramasu:

    drawinds:

    "Bloom" featuring FKA Twigs

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    lucyandlouise:

    Some other facts about Josephine Baker (Freda Josephine McDonald)

    • She first married at the age of 13
    • She danced alongside Ethel Waters at the Plantation Club in New York City
    • She tried to bring her career to America in 1936 but the racism forced her back to France
    • She was a member of the Free French forces during WWII
    • She also worked for the French Resistance during WWII. She smuggled messages in her underwear and music sheets.
    • She was awarded the Croix de Guerre and the Legion of Honour for her work with the French military
    • She was married 4 times
    • She adopted 12 children from around the world
    • She attended the March on Washington and was one of the speaker’s
    • In 1973 she finally got to perform at Carnegie Hall in NYC
    • Princess Grace of Monaco was a friend of Josephine Baker
    • Josephine Baker died in her sleep of a cerebral hemorrhage on April 12, 1975 at the age of 69
    •  Over 20,000 people attended her funeral procession in Paris
    • May 20th is Josephine Baker Day as declared by the NAACP because of her Civil Rights work

    Sources: wikipedia

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    thematthewbyron:

Get a glimpse of this candy PAINT

    thematthewbyron:

    Get a glimpse of this candy PAINT

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