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Born on November 9, 1922, Dorothy Jean Dandridge was a film and theatre actress, singer, and dancer. She was the first African-American actress nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress, for her role in the 1954 film Carmen Jones. She performed on stage in Swingin' the Dream (1939), Meet the People (1941), Jump for Joy (1941), Sweet 'n' Hot (1944), Crazy Girls (1952), West Side Story (1962), and Show Boat (1964).