Throughout history, there have been many American women ballet dancers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great American female ballet dancers such as Misty Copeland, Martha Graham, Twyla Tharp, Agnes de Mille, Isabella Boylston.
Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925, American
Actress
Misty CopelandMisty Copeland
10 September 1982, American
Ballet Dancer

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress

Phyllis SmithPhyllis Smith
10 July 1951, American
Actress

Charisma CarpenterCharisma Carpenter
23 July 1970, American
Actress

Katherine LaNasaKatherine LaNasa
01 December 1966, American
Actress
Rochelle AytesRochelle Aytes
17 May 1976, American
Actress

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

Julia Goldani TellesJulia Goldani Telles
18 March 1995, American
Actress
Twyla TharpTwyla Tharp
01 July 1941, American
Dancer and Choreographer

Autumn MillerAutumn Miller
02 August 2001, American
Dancer, Actor, Model, YouTuber
Agnes de MilleAgnes de Mille
18 September 1905, American
American dancer and choreographer

Melanie HamrickMelanie Hamrick
1987 AD, American
Ballet Dancer

Elle DanjeanElle Danjean
04 May 2001, American
Ballet Dancer

Gianna NewborgGianna Newborg
20 November 1999, American
Dancer

Amanda SchullAmanda Schull
26 August 1978, American
Actress
Kelly BishopKelly Bishop
28 February 1944, American
Actress

Victoria RowellVictoria Rowell
10 May 1959, American
Actress

Isabella BoylstonIsabella Boylston
13 October 1986, American
Ballet dancer

Robin AntinRobin Antin
06 July 1961, American
Ballet dancer, Choreographer, Television
Andrea ParkerAndrea Parker
08 March 1970, American
Actress

Maria TallchiefMaria Tallchief
24 January 1925, American
Ballet dancer
Valorie Kondos FieldValorie Kondos Field
20 August 1959, American
Gymnastics coach

Michaela DePrinceMichaela DePrince
06 January 1995, American
Ballet dancer

Natalia MakarovaNatalia Makarova
21 November 1940, American
Ballet dancer, Choreographer, Ballet master, Actor
Suzanne FarrellSuzanne Farrell
16 August 1945, American
Ballet dancer

Wendy WhelanWendy Whelan
07 May 1967, American
Ballet dancer
Janet CollinsJanet Collins
07 March 1917, American
Ballet Dancer

Vera ZorinaVera Zorina
02 January 1917, German, Norwegian, American
Actress

Nora KayeNora Kaye
17 January 1920, American
Ballerina
Alexandra DanilovaAlexandra Danilova
20 November 1903, American, Russian
Ballerina

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Patricia McBridePatricia McBride
23 August 1942, American
Ballerina
Leslie BrowneLeslie Browne
29 June 1957, American
Actor, Ballet dancer

Pearl LangPearl Lang
20 May 1921, American
Dancer

Marjorie TallchiefMarjorie Tallchief
19 October 1926, American
Ballerina

Bella LewitzkyBella Lewitzky
13 January 1916, American
Choreographer