Yury Grigorovich

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Birthday
2, 1927
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1927 (age 92)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian ballet dancer and choreographer, most recognized for dominating the Russian performing arts scene for over 30 years.

Before Fame

In 1946, he graduated from the Leningrad Choreographic School.

Trivia

In 1976, he was given the Order of Lenin award -- the highest honor given by the former Soviet Union.

Family Life

He was born in Leningrad.

Associated With

He and author Mahmoud Darwish were both awarded the Lenin Prize from the USSR during their careers.

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