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Nureyev, Rudolf

Line breaks: Ru¦dolf Nur|eyev
Pronunciation: /nəˈreɪɛf
 
, ˈnjʊərɪɛf/

Definition of Nureyev, Rudolf in English:

( 1939–93), Russian-born ballet dancer and choreographer. He defected to the West in 1961, joining the Royal Ballet in London, where he began his noted partnership with Margot Fonteyn. He became a naturalized Austrian citizen in 1982.

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