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Florence Mills

Born: January 25 1895
Born in: Washington, D.C., United States
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  • death by tuberculosis

Florence Mills

Florence Mills (born Florence Winfrey; January 25, 1896 – November 1, 1927), billed as the "Queen of Happiness", was an African-American cabaret singer, dancer, and comedian known for her effervescent stage presence, delicate voice, and winsome, wide-eyed beauty.