American singer and dancer
Bee Palmer, was a United States singer and dancer. She was born Beatrice C. Palmer in Chicago. Palmer first attracted significant attention as one of the first exponents of the "shimmy" dance in the late 1910s. She was sometimes credited as the creator of the "shimmy" (although there were other claimants at the time as well). She first appeared in the Ziegfeld Follies in 1918.