As per our current Database, Dorothy Dandridge has been died on Sep 8, 1965 (age 42).
When Dorothy Dandridge die, Dorothy Dandridge was 42 years old.
|Popular As||Dorothy Dandridge|
|Age||42 years old|
|Born||November 9, 1922 (Cleveland, OH)|
Dorothy Dandridge’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Dorothy Dandridge was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.
American Actress and singer best known for playing the lead role in Carmen Jones, a performance that earned her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 1954. Five years later, she received a Golden Globe Award nomination for her role in Porgy and Bess.
She used to regularly perform at the Cotton Club and The Apollo Theater in Harlem.
She was the first black Actress to receive an Academy Award nomination for the Best Actress category.
She got married twice and had a daughter with her first husband Harold Nicholas. Her second marriage was to Jack Denison in 1959.
She was portrayed by Halle Berry in the HBO film Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.