Top 10 Interracial Marriages

The Louie Belson and Pearl Bailey Love Story (1952)


Louie Belson was an Italian jazz drummer, arranger, bandleader, composer, and a jazz educator while Pearl Bailey was an American singer and actress. Their paths met when a trombone player introduced them to each other, then a 4-day courtship transpired and they have decided to be married in London. It was a third marriage for Bailey and first for Belson.