Martha Graham bio

Birth Name: Martha Graham

Occupation: Choreographer

Place Of Birth: Pittsburgh, PA

Date Of Birth: May11, 1894

Date Of Death: April 1, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Martha Graham was born on the 11th of May, 1894. She was famous for being a Choreographer. Dancer and choreographer best known for her contributions to modern dance. She founded the famed Martha Graham Dance Company and had an acclaimed seven-decade-long career.

Martha Graham was born in Pittsburgh, PA. She grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In the first decade of the twentieth century, she began training at the Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts. Her numerous awards include the 1979 Kennedy Center Honor, the 1976 Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the 1985 National Medal of Arts. She was the first dancer to perform at the White House.

Martha Graham was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Martha Graham was born in 1890s.

Martha Graham is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Martha’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Martha Graham’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Martha Graham’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Martha Graham kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Martha Graham was born in the Year of the Horse.

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Zodiac Sign: Martha Graham was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Martha Graham was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Martha Graham had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Martha Graham’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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