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Nureyev, Rudolf

Pronunciation: /nəˈreɪɛf/
/ˈnjʊərɪɛf/
(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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