Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress and singer. After appearing in vaudeville she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. She won a Tony Award for the title role in the all-black production of Hello, Dolly! in 1968. Born in 29 March 1918, Southampton County, Virginia, United States, she died 17 August 1990 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work… Pearl Bailey