Pearl Bailey (1918-1990) was an award-winning …

Pearl Bailey (1918-1990) was an award-winning actress and
singer. Among her most important awards are a Tony Award for starring in the
all-black production of Hello, Dolly! in
1968 and a Daytime Emmy Award.

She
performed in numerous films, TV shows and Broadway plays for almost four decades.
She received the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award in 1976.