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Lola Falana, 1970s......wow and the young ladies wearing these boots today think it is a new design!. Nope.

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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.

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

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Loletha Elaine "Lola" Falana (Sept 11, 1942) is an American singer, dancer, & actress. Sammy Davis Jr. made her his protege in his Broadway smash Golden Boy (1964-1966). Her career spanned stage, film, TV, & she became known as 'The First Lady of Las Vegas'. In 1987 she was stricken with Multiple Sclerosis. She left show business. In 1991 she converted to Roman Catholicism. Religion & faith became her focus. She tours with a message of hope & spirituality, and founded The Lambs of God…

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