Tag: historical figures

josephine baker
History
Nikki Halliwell

Entertainer Turned Spy… Josephine Baker

Freda Josephine McDonald was born in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, on 3rd June 1906. Her parents were both entertainers, performing throughout the segregated Midwest and

audre lorde
History
Shannon Ward

Feminist and Poet Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde was born in New York City on 18th February 1934. As the youngest of three children born to immigrant parents from the West

Lil Elbe the danish girl
History
Nikki Halliwell

Lili Elbe – The Danish Girl

Lili Elbe, also known as Lili Ilse Elvenes is generally believed to have been born in 1882, in Vejle, Denmark. Some of our audience may