Ann Johnson
(DOB unknown)

Ann Johnson

Also known as

  • Anne Johnson

Ann Johnson was often partnered by Frankie Manning and starred in some of the most famous films in the lindy hop canon. A member of the Whitey's Lindy Hoppers, Johnson also toured Brazil with the Harlem Congaroos.

Johnson is also known for her photos featured in Life magazine 1940 and 1941.

    Groups and Partners

  • Whitey's Lindy Hoppers
  • Harlem Congaroo Dancers
  • Frankie Manning
  • Billy Williams

    Associated Dances

  • lindy hop

    Stage Shows

  • The Ghost Parade 1929
  • Blosson Time 1931
  • Naughty Marietta 1931
  • Robin Hood 1932
  • Lew Leslie's Blackbirds of 1939 1939
  • Swingin' the Dream 1939

    Films

  • Folies Bergère de Paris 1935
  • Hellzapoppin' 1941
  • Hot Chocolate (Cottontail) 1941
  • Killer Diller 1948

References