Rudolf Nureyev bio

Birth Name: Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev

Occupation: Dancer

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: March17, 1938

Date Of Death: January 6, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Rudolf Nureyev was born on the 17th of March, 1938. He was famous for being a Dancer. Ballet and modern dance superstar who defected from the U.S.S.R. in 1961. He performed with The Royal Ballet and The Paris Opera Ballet and served as director and chief choreographer of the latter company.

Rudolf Nureyev was born in Russia. In his youth, he trained at the Kirov Ballet School and the Leningrad Choreographic School. He was frequently partnered with French Prima Ballerina Yvette Chauvire.

Rudolf Nureyev was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Rudolf Nureyev was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Rudolf Nureyev was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME:Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Rudolf Nureyev was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Rudolf Nureyev was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Rudolf Nureyev had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Rudolf Nureyev’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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