Esther jones

Uncover the captivating life of Esther Jones and her impact on the world. Learn about her accomplishments and legacy that continue to inspire today.
They might have drawn Betty Boop white, but her history is black. The character was actually stolen from Cotton Club singer Esther Jones — known by her stage name “Baby Esther” and the baby talk she used when she sang songs like “I Wanna Be Loved By You (Boop- Boop-BeDoo). Her act later “inspired” cartoonist Max Fleischer to create the character Betty Boop and Esther tried to win the rights back to her character until the day she died. Pin Up, Vintage Photos, Lady, Vintage, Original Betty Boop, Betty Boop, Showgirls, The Real Betty Boop, Black Betty

Was Michelle Obama the first black First Lady? You might be surprised at these 15 historical figures you probably didn’t know were black. 1. Betty Boop They might have drawn Betty Boop white, but her history is black. The character was actually stolen from Cotton Club singer Esther Jones — known by her stage name “Baby Esther” and the baby talk she used when she sang songs like “I Wanna Be Loved By You (Boop- Boop-BeDoo). Her act later “inspired” cartoonist Max Fleischer to create the…

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You can find a scat-singing timeline here. Footage of Jones scatting and baby-talk singing and other evidence given in court is what helped Justice Edward J. McGoldrick rule in favor of the Fleischer Studios. Which was that Helen Kane's singing style was most common to a number of "Boop-a-Doopers" even before Helen had claimed she had invented the idea and mannerisms. Esther Jones is listed here because footage featuring her played in court is what helped prove among other evidence that…

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