Loletha Elayne “Lola” Falana -Her father, Bennett Falana, born in Matanzas and emigrated from Cuba, served in the U.S. Marine Corps, and worked as a shipyard welder. Lola’s mother, Cleo, was a seamstress. While dancing in a nightclub, Falana was discovered by Sammy Davis Jr., who gave her a featured role in his 1964 Broadway musical Golden Boy. From 1971 to 1975, Lola Falana was married to Feliciano “Butch” Tavares, one of five brothers of the popular R&B band Tavares.

Loletha Elayne “Lola” Falana -Her father, Bennett Falana, born in Matanzas and emigrated from Cuba, served in the U.S. Marine Corps, and worked as a shipyard welder. Lola’s mother, Cleo, was a seamstress. While dancing in a nightclub, Falana was discovered by Sammy Davis Jr., who gave her a featured role in his 1964 Broadway musical Golden Boy. From 1971 to 1975, Lola Falana was married to Feliciano “Butch” Tavares, one of five brothers of the popular R&B band Tavares.

When i was a lili girl i wanted to b Lola Falana. Thats something new uve learned about me

When i was a lili girl i wanted to b Lola Falana. Thats something new uve learned about me

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Lola Falana goddess gown | vintage grecian dress | vintage 70s maxi dress

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