Skip Nav

The Best of Josephine Baker

Born in St. Louis, MO, Josephine Baker found success as a singer in France. She was also the first African American to star in a major motion picture, the first American-born woman to receive the French military honor the Croix de Guerre, and an important figure in the civil rights movement. You can celebrate her by giving a woman in your life a CD of her music ($9).

Read More HistoryWomen's History MonthWomenGift Guide
Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Order our POPSUGAR Must Have box now >>