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Pearl Bailey

Born: 
03/29/1918
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Died: 
08/17/1990
Years Active: 
1946-1989
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Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress and singer. After appearing in vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. She won a Tony Award for the title role in the all-black production of Hello, Dolly! in 1968. In 1986, she won a Daytime Emmy award for her performance as a fairy godmother in the ABC Afterschool Special, Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale. Her rendition of "Takes Two to Tango" hit the top ten in 1952.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Count Basie & His Band 10/18/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/19/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/20/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/21/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/22/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/23/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Band 10/24/1940 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/22/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/23/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/24/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/25/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/26/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/27/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 01/28/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/14/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/15/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/16/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/17/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/18/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/19/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Cootie Williams & His Band 05/20/1943 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
New Jazz Foundation Concert 06/22/1945 NYC Town Hall NYC New York USA
The Charlie Parker Quintet / Pearl Bailey 11/29/1947 NYC Town Hall NYC New York USA
Pearl Bailey / Count Basie 01/01/1949 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Pearl Bailey / Count Basie 01/02/1949 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA

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