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Dorothy Dandridge

Actor (9-Nov-1922 — 8-Sep-1965)


Donald Bogle. Dorothy Dandridge: A Biography. New York, NY: Amistad Books/St. Martin's Press. 1997. 611pp.

Dorothy Dandridge; with Earl Conrad. Everything and Nothing: The Dorothy Dandridge Tragedy. Abelard-Schuman. 1970. 217pp.

Earl Mills. Dorothy Dandridge: A Portrait in Black. Los Angeles, CA: Holloway House. 1970. 248pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.338)

  7. Quinlan's Illustrated Registry of Film Stars (p.114)

  8. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.144)

  9. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.201)

  10. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.658)

  11. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.185)

  12. Northeastern Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.147)

  13. Legends in Their Own Time (p.61)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.284)

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