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Born Monteal, Quebec , Canada   1979 – began choreographic career   1984 founded her own dance company   1986= appeared at Expo 86 – World Exebition   1986 – awared the Jean A. Chalmers Award   Toured Europe, United States, Denmark, Singapore, Hong Kong..

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1952 – Born on August 18th in Houston, Texas. 1975 – Married to Lisa Niemi on June 12th. 1979 – After playing in the Broadway production of "Grease", he made his film debut as Ace in Skatetown, U.S.A. 1987 – He received a Golden Globe nomination for his role as the dance instructor Johnny Castle ..

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1954 – Born on October 17th in Wilmington, Delaware. 1996 – Married to Mike Ockrent.          – She had previously amassed three other Tonys, as well as multiple Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, and Laurence Olivier awards. 2001 – Of the record-breaking 12 Tony Awards won by the musical comedy The Producers, two went ..

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1943 – Lucille Roberts born in Russia, a self-proclaimed "exercise nut," turned her passion for working out into a health club empire worth $30 million. Roberts and her family immigrated to the U.S. in order to escape religious persecution. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School’s Owner/Management Program. 1969 – With ..

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1918 – Born on October 11th in New York City. Was one of the most popular and imaginative American choreographers of the 20th century. Robbins was first known for his skillful use of contemporary American themes in ballets and Broadway and Hollywood musicals. 1940 – He joined Ballet Theatre (later American Ballet Theatre). 1944-1953 – ..

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Austrian (Russian-born) ballet dancer   member of Kirov Ballet 1958-1961   while in Paris on tour with Kirov Ballet, defected to West 1961   wrote autobiography "Nureyev" 1962   made US debut 1962   naturalized Austrian citizen 1982   artistic director of Paris Opera Ballet..

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1949 – She was born Cheryl Gates McFadden in real life on the 2nd day of March this year in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. She attended Brandeis University earning B.A Cum Laude in Theater Arts.   1987 – McFadden was cast as Dr. Beverly Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation.   1997 – She appeared ..

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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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