A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton
Dorothy Dandridge – American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer. She was the first African-American actress to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1954 film Carmen Jones.
Jill Scott's Ideal Man Must Be Kid-Friendly & God Fearing
Kristen Wiig Walks Met Ball 2014 Red Carpet with Designer Alexander Wang!: Photo Kristen Wiig goes for a darker look as she hits the red carpet for the 2014 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May in New York City.