Fred Astaire

May 10, 1899
Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Bio: Few would argue with the opinion that American entertainer Fred Astaire was the greatest dancer ever seen on film. Born to a wealthy Omaha family, young Astaire was trained at the Alvienne School of Dance and the Ned Wayburn School of Dancing. In a double act with his sister Adele, Fred danced in cabarets, vaudeville houses, and music halls all over the world… More


Fred Astaire Videos

The Towering Inferno
2 minutes 30 seconds
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
2 minutes 55 seconds
That's Entertainment, Part 2
1 minutes 19 seconds
Silk Stockings
3 minutes 54 seconds
Ziegfeld Follies
3 minutes 32 seconds

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