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US actor, choreographer, dancer, and singer   starred in Broadway plays "The Time of Your Life" 1939 (as Harry), "Pal Joey" 1940 (as Joey Evans), movies "For Me and My Gal" 1942 (as Harry Palmer), "Cover Girl" 1944 (as Danny McGuire   including "alter ego" dance sequence), "Anchors Aweigh" 1945 (as Joseph Brady   including ..

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1930 – Born on December 24th in Seattle, Washington. American dancer, choreographer, and director, founder of the Joffrey Ballet.          – He began studying tap dancing but soon turned to ballet with Mary Ann Wells, at whose school in Seattle he met Gerald Arpino, who would one day became his company’s co-director. 1948 – ..

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1943 – Judith Ann Jamison, born on the 10th of May in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is an American dancer and choreographer, best known as the artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. 1949 – She began studying dance at age 6. 1961 – She graduated from Germantown High School. 1964 – Agnes de ..

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1958 – Born on August 29th in Gary, Indiana. American singer, songwriter, and dancer who was the most popular entertainer in the world in the early and mid-1980s.   1962 – A musical prodigy, Michael’s singing and dancing talents were amazingly mature and he soon became the dominant voice and focus of "The Jackson 5". ..

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1929 – Audrey Hepburn, Edda van Heemstra- Ruston, born on the 4th of May, was an Academy Award-winning Belgian-born British actress of film and theatre, Broadway stage performer, ballerina, fashion model, and humanitarian. Audrey Kathleen Ruston in Ixelles, a municipality in Brussels, Belgium, she was the only child of Joseph Victor Anthony Ruston, an Englishman ..

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1894 – She was born on the 11th day of May this year in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her father was a doctor.   1908 – Her family moved to Santa Barbara, California.   1911 – She saw a performance of Ruth Saint-Denis and decided to become a dancer.   1913 – She studied theater and dances ..

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1958 – Michael Ryan Flatley born on the 16th of July in Detroit, Michigan. He is an American Irish dancer from the south side of Chicago. His parents were from County Mayo and County Carlow, Ireland. Dancer and choreographer. 1969 – At age 11 he began dance lessons. 1975 – Became the first American to ..

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