fbpx

Entertainment

The Delacorte Clock in Central Park Zoo

Delacorte monkeysThe Delacorte Clock in Central Park has been delighting families with its carousel of animals dancing to musical chimes since it was first created in 1965.

Dorothy Dandridge, First African American Nominated for a Best-Actress Oscar

Dorothy Dandridge (1922-1965) was a successful actress and Dorothy Dandridgesinger. She started performing as a child in local variety shows, and then eventually made a career for herself in films. Her portrayal of the lead role in Carmen Jones brought her positive acclaim, including the honor of being  the first African-American nominated for an Academy Award as best actress.

Dorothy Dandridge
Translate »
Scroll to Top