Fred Astaire

Movie Actor

Birthday May 10, 1899

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Omaha, NE

DEATH DATE Jun 22, 1987 (88)

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Elegant song-and-dance man who appeared in 31 movie musicals and Three Little Words. The American Film Institute named him the 5th-Greatest Male Star of All Time.

Before Fame

He was a part of a child singing and dancing act with his sister Adele.


He made ten films with Ginger Rogers.

Family Life

His third wife, Robyn Smith, was forty-five years his junior. He had two children.

Associated With

He starred in Three Little Words in 1950 with Red Skelton.


Fred Astaire Highlights
Fred Astaire Highlights