Pearl Bailey

Born: 
03/29/1918
City: 
Southampton County
Region: 
Virginia
Country: 
USA
Died: 
08/17/1990
Years Active: 
1946-1989
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Vocals
Image Credit: 
By William Morris Agency - ebay, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=28343387

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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 Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Pearl Bailey 07/13/1942 Club Zombie Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/08/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/09/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/10/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/11/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/12/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/13/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cootie Williams 01/14/1943 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/23/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/24/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/25/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/26/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/27/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/28/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Cab Calloway 11/29/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/11/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/12/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/13/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/14/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/15/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/16/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Pearl Bailey 08/17/1947 The Bowery (1) Hamtramck Michigan USA
Count Basie Orchestra 10/10/1947 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Count Basie Orchestra 10/11/1947 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Count Basie Orchestra 10/12/1947 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA

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