Sarah Bernhardt, 1896 Back to content French actress Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923), called the "Divine Sarah" by her many fans and recognized as the first international stage star, remained proud of her Jewish identity. She is shown here in 1896. Institution: U.S. Library of Congress. Print Full Image Institution U.S. Library of Congress Transcript 1896 Related contentEncyclopedia Article: Sarah Bernhardt How to cite this pageJewish Women's Archive. "Sarah Bernhardt, 1896." (Viewed on October 25, 2020) <https://jwa.org/media/bernhardt-sarah-3-still-image>.