- Fred Astaire was an American dancer, singer, actor, choreographer and television presenter
- His stage and subsequent film and television careers spanned a total of 76 years, during which he made 31 musical films and several television specials and issued numerous recordings
Fred Astaire Height
|How tall was Fred Astaire?||175 cm / 5 ft 9 in|
|Born:||10 May 1899 Comment |
|When did Fred Astaire die? / Died||22 June 1987|
|How many years did Fred Astaire live? / Lived||88 years|
|Where was Fred Astaire born?||Omaha, Nebraska, US|
Who was Fred Astaire? / Facts
- As a dancer, he is best remembered for his sense of rhythm, his perfectionism, and as the dancing partner and on-screen romantic interest of Ginger Rogers, with whom he co-starred in a series of ten Hollywood musicals
- Astaire was ranked by the American Film Institute as the fifth greatest male star of Classic Hollywood cinema in 100 Years. 100 Stars.
- Gene Kelly, another star in filmed dance, said that "the history of dance on film begins with Astaire"
- Beyond film and television, many dancers and choreographers, including Rudolf Nureyev, Sammy Davis Jr., Michael Jackson, Gregory Hines, Mikhail Baryshnikov, George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, and Madhuri Dixit, also acknowledged his influence
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Last update: 24 October 2020
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