“I used to want the words ‘She tried’ on my tombstone. Now I want ‘She did it.'” Katherine Dunham
Katherine Dunham, American dancer, choreographer, author, educator, and activist is born. She is called the “matriarch and queen mother of black dance”.
Katherine Dunham- Anthropologist, Ethnologue, Choreographer and Dancer – Associated Links:
- Katherine Dunham | Personal Foundation: http://kdcah.org/katherine-dunham-biography/
- Katherine Dunham | Britannica.com: https://www.britannica.com/biography/Katherine-Dunham
- Katherine Dunham | Quotes: https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/katherine_dunham