Most Famous 16 Dancers of the Past Century. 1 Anna Pavlova (1881-1931) Ricky Leaver/LOOP IMAGES / Getty Images. Famous Russian ballet dancer Anna Pavlova is best known for changing the look for ... 2 Mikhail Baryshnikov (1948-present) 3 Rudolf Nureyev (1938-1993) 4 Michael Jackson (1958-2009) 5 Sammy Davis, Jr, (1925-1990) More itemsWho was the most famous burlesque dancer in the 1940s?
Gypsy Rose Lee returned to burlesque and in 1941 penned the novel, The G-String Murders. By 1943 the book was adapted into The Lady of Burlesque which itself was subject to censorship. Burlesque dancer, Lili St. Cyr was another of the most recognisable faces in the art form during the 1940s.Who is the Best Female Dancer in Hollywood?
Hollywood Best Female Dancers 1 Ginger Rogers#N#Actress | Kitty Foyle#N#Ginger Rogers was born Virginia Katherine McMath in Independence, Missouri on... 2 Audrey Hepburn More ...Who are some famous African American tap dancers?
Bill Robinson (May 25, 1878 – November 25, 1949), pioneer and pre-eminent African-American tap dance performer. Peggy Ryan (August 29, 1924 – October 30, 2004), American dancer and starred in several Universal Studios musicals in the 1940s with Donald O'Connor, such as Mister Big, What's Cookin'?, and Patrick the Great, their last film together.