Maude Rutherford

 

 

Age: 104

 

Summary: singer and dancer known as the "Slim Princess" who claimed to have introduced the Charleston to Broadway in 1922 as she drew crowds to the Cotton Club and performed with Josephine Baker, Pearl Bailey, and Fats Waller.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: 1897

 

Died: March 8, 2001

 

Location: Atlanta, Georgia