August 2 1992 for 6 weeks
The most famous ballet dancer of the early 20th century.
And founder of the Royal Ballet died 2001
Born James T. Godbolt, known as the 'King of Slides', was a world-renowned tap dancer, especially famous for his innovative tap style mixed with jazz. b. circa 1927 in Atlanta, GA - d. 16 May 2008
1989 [Prima Ballerina Assoluta]
1991 Tap Dancer with brother Harold
Bill Shoemaker up, Trainer: J. Elliott Burch, Owner: Brookmeade Stable -- 2:28.40
Placed 3rd, Quadrangle won the Belmont
Charisse is principally celebrated for her on-screen pairings with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly. b. 8 March 1922 (Amarillo, Texas USA) - d. 17 June 2008 (Los Angeles California, USA)
"Another season centers on this place. Like memory the blood congeals in it"
Director: Lars von Trier. Also starred Peter Stormare, Joel Grey & Cara Seymour. Plot: An east European girl goes to America with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film.
The person, not the machine.
1916, oil on canvas; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
August 18, 1952 - September 14, 2009. His first professional dance job was as Prince Charming in "Disney on Parade".
Considered by many to be the creator of modern dance, 1877-1927
Nicknamed the Bronze Venus, received the French Croix de guerre
1878, pastel on monotype, Musée d'Orsay
Oil on canvas, 1873; National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC
FLOTUS & wife of President Jimmy Carter
1972; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; did not chart high but gained noteworthiness over time
Russian American dancer, choreographer and actor