de Mille
biographical name Agnes George 1905-1993 American dancer & choreographer

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  • De Mille — /deuh mil / Cecil B(lount) /blunt/, 1881 1959, U.S. motion picture producer and director (uncle of Agnes de Mille). * * * …   Universalium

  • de Mille — /deuh mil / Agnes (George), 1908 93, U.S. choreographer and dancer. * * * …   Universalium

  • De Mille,Agnes George — De Mille (də mĭlʹ), Agnes George. 1905 1993. American choreographer who introduced innovative dance to a wide public audience with her choreography for Oklahoma! (1943), Carousel (1945), and other musicals. * * * …   Universalium

  • De Mille,Cecil Blount — De Mille, Cecil Blount. 1881 1959. American filmmaker known for his spectacular epic productions, including The Ten Commandments (1923 and 1956) and The Greatest Show on Earth (1952). * * * …   Universalium

  • de Mille, Agnes George — ▪ 1994       U.S. choreographer (b. Sept. 18, 1905, New York, N.Y. d. Oct. 7, 1993, New York), changed the face of American dance by incorporating American subject matter and elements of folk dancing into her ballets, and she revolutionized… …   Universalium

  • de Mille, Agnes — ▪ American dancer and choreographer in full  Agnes George de Mille , de Mille also spelled  DeMille  born Sept. 18, 1905, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Oct. 7, 1993, New York City       American dancer and choreographer who further developed the… …   Universalium

  • De Mille, James — ▪ Canadian author born , Aug. 23, 1833, Saint John, N.B. [Canada] died Jan. 28, 1880, Halifax, Nova Scotia       Canadian author of more than 30 novels with a wide range of appeal, particularly noted for his wit and humour.       While a student… …   Universalium

  • de Mille, Agnes (George) — born Sept. 18, 1905, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Oct. 7, 1993, New York City U.S. dancer and choreographer. She graduated from UCLA, moved back to New York, and soon was touring the U.S. with her own mime dance concerts (1929–40). In her… …   Universalium

  • Agnes De Mille — ➡ De Mille (I) * * * …   Universalium

  • Cecil B De Mille — ➡ De Mille (II) * * * …   Universalium

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