Talk: Dorothy Dandridge

8/3/19 - 9/7/19

Recurring daily

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Ohio History Center

800 E. 17th Ave., Columbus, OH 43211

(800) 686-6124

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In 1954, Cleveland-born Dorothy Dandridge (1922 - 1965) became the first African American nominated for an Academy Award as Best Actress, for her role in the movie musical Carmen Jones. Learn about the triumphs and tragedies of her life. Included with general museum admission.