Anders Selinder

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Birthday
4, 1806
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden
Death Date
Nov 6, 1874 (68)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1806
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden
Death Date
Nov 6, 1874 (68)

About

Swedish ballet choreographer and dancer, most famous for being the master of the Royal Swedish Ballet from 1833–1856.

Before Fame

He was hired as a principal dancer at the Royal Swedish Opera in 1829 prior to being appointed ballet master when he was just 27.

Trivia

He composed some 40 ballets and 40 opera ballets during his successful career.

Family Life

He was born in Stockholm.

Associated With

He and Fernando Bujones were regarded as two of the best dancers of their generations.