…Baker served as a dedicated member of the French resistance during World War II: her undercover work apparently included smuggling secret messages written on her music sheets. The French government eventually awarded her the prestigious Chevalier of the Legion of Honor award for her hard work and dedication.

via Huffington Post

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One Response to There was a lot more to Josephine Baker than a banana skirt

  1. guillaumecaillet says:

    makes me want a banana

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