John Cranko

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Birthday
15, 1927
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Jun 26, 1973 (45)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
15, 1927
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Jun 26, 1973 (45)

About

Famous choreographer most remembered for working with the Royal Ballet and the Stuttgart Ballet, among others.

Before Fame

He received his training from the great Dulcie Howes.

Trivia

A ballet, Voluntaries, was created to honor his memory.

Family Life

He was born-and-raised in South Africa.

Associated With

He and prolific Civil Rights Leader, Nelson Mandela, were both born in South Africa.