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Cyd Charisse
March 08, 1922 - June 17, 2008
Amarillo, Texas


LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cyd Charisse, the long-legged Texas beauty who danced with the Ballet Russe as a teenager and starred in MGM musicals with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, died Tuesday. She was 86.Charisse was admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Monday after suffering an apparent heart attack, said her publicist, Gene Schwam.She appeared in dramatic films, but her . . .

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 11:27 PM
I was fortunate to see Miss Charisse on the big screen at the American Film Institute's renovated thirties theater in Maryland some years ago when they presented a retrospective of her films. Those amazing legs seen on the huge CinemaScope ...

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