Famous 19th Century Dancers
Fred AstaireFred Astaire
10 May 1899, American
Dancer
James CagneyJames Cagney
17 July 1899, American
Actor, Dancer

Mata HariMata Hari
07 August 1876, Dutch
Dutch exotic dancer

Isadora DuncanIsadora Duncan
27 May 1877, American
Dancer & Choreographer

Martha GrahamMartha Graham
11 May 1894, American
Modern dancer and choreographer

George M. CohanGeorge M. Cohan
03 July 1878, American
American playwright
Anna PavlovaAnna Pavlova
12 February 1881, Russian
 

Vaslav NijinskyVaslav Nijinsky
12 March 1889, Ukrainian
Ballet Dancer

Mary WigmanMary Wigman
13 November 1886, German
Dancer, Choreographer

Doris HumphreyDoris Humphrey
17 October 1895, American
Dancer and Choreographer
Jack HaleyJack Haley
10 August 1897, American
Vaudevillian

Adele AstaireAdele Astaire
10 September 1896, American
Actor, Dancer, Stage actor
Olga KhokhlovaOlga Khokhlova
17 June 1891, Russian
Ballet dancer

Lola MontezLola Montez
17 February 1821, Irish, British
Stage dancer

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
09 October 1874, Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,
Henry Louis Vivian DerozioHenry Louis Vivian Derozio
18 April 1809, Indian
Poet

Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
04 July 1898, British, American
Actress
Mathilde KschessinskaMathilde Kschessinska
18 August 1872, Russian
ballet dancer

Marius PetipaMarius Petipa
11 March 1818, French
Dancer, Ballet master, Choreographer, Librettist,

Carl NielsenCarl Nielsen
09 June 1865, Danish
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer,
Loie FullerLoie Fuller
15 January 1862, American
Actor, Lighting designer, Choreographer, Artist,

Ruth St. DenisRuth St. Denis
20 January 1879, American
Dancer
Alexander GlazunovAlexander Glazunov
10 August 1865, Russian
Composer, Choreographer, Conductor, Educationist,

Ted ShawnTed Shawn
21 October 1891, American
Dancer

Marilyn MillerMarilyn Miller
01 September 1898, American
Actress

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
09 August 1874, French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,
Rudolf von LabanRudolf von Laban
15 December 1879, Hungarian
Dance Artist
Arthur MurrayArthur Murray
04 April 1895, Austrian
Entrepreneur, Teacher, Journalist

Pauline MustersPauline Musters
26 February 1876
Dancer

Marie TaglioniMarie Taglioni
23 April 1804, Swedish
Ballet Dancer

Ida RubinsteinIda Rubinstein
25 September 1885, French
dancer, choreographer, ballet dancer, stage actor
Léonide MassineLéonide Massine
28 July 1896, Russian
choreographer, ballet dancer, librettist

Erwin SchulhoffErwin Schulhoff
08 June 1894, Austrian, Czech
Composer, Pianist, Choreographer, Conductor

Jean-Georges NoverreJean-Georges Noverre
29 April 1727, French
Dancer

Mikhail FokinMikhail Fokin
23 April 1880, Russian