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La Argentina (Mercé) Antonia Buenos Aires, Argentina - aka: Antonia Mercé Spanish | Ballet | Flamenco | Tango 1888-7/18/1936
La Argentinita - Buenos Aires, Argentina 1942 Spanish Fiesta aka: Encarnación López Spanish | Flamenco 3/3/1898-9/24/1945
La Borde M. France? Dance Master - Lancers 1820's
La Fanette - France Cafe de le Rat Mort | Marcus Show of 1933 - Fan Dancer 1933's
La Jana - German? Truxa - Dancer 1937's
La Meri - Louisville, KY Real Name: Russel Meriweather Hughes - Spanish | Ethnic | Ballet 5/13/1899-1/7/1988
La Napiekowska - - Palace Theater - Mime b.1913
La Popot - Cuba? Tivoli Theatre Ballet | 1800's
La Redd Cora - Broadway Highlights #4 [1935] | Cotton Club | Rhythmania | That's The Spirit [1933] - Trick Dancing | Tap 1920's
La Rene Barbara - 1945 Wonder Man - Acrobatic Dancer 1940's
La Rocque (La Rock) Rod Chicago, IL. 1926 Gigolo | 1933 That's the Spirit - Ballroom | The Gigolo Dance 1926's
La Rue Geraldine - - - Ballet | 1930's?
Laban Rudolf Von- Bratislava, Hungary Created 'Labnotation' | Laban Studios | Dance Farm Kurt Joos | Mary Wigman Modern | Ballet 12/15/1879-1958
Lacey Patty - Among the Living | Mad Youth | Four Jacks and a Jill Ray Hirsch Jitterbug 1930's
Lachamp Adrienne - - - Mime 1920's
Lachrup Robert - - Virginia Lachrup Ballroom 1940's?
LaFayette Jacques - - Vera LaVern Apache | Tango | Waltz | Acrobatic 1930's
Laine Frankie Chicago, IL. Champion Marathon dancer and Guiness Record holder | Turned Italian crooner/ Singer Real Name: Frank Lovecchio | Rose Fabian | Ruthie Smith Marathon Dancer 3/30/1913-2/6/2007
Laing Hugh Barbados, W. Indies London Ballet Theater - Ballet | b.1911---
Lamoureux Louise NYC? Souvenir de Ballet - Ballet | Court 1857's
Lander Dennis Dadeville, MO Ted Shawn's Men Dancers - Ballet | Jazz | Modernetc. 1930's
Landhoff Duo - Germany? - - ApacheDancers 1922's
Landis Harry - - - The Harry Landis 2-Step | Ballroom 1910's
Lane Willa Mae - Cotton Club | Kit Kat Club | Harlem Club - Cabaret Dancer 1930's
Lane William Henry Providence, R.I. Minstrel | Vaudeville aka: 'Master Juba' Tap | Buck | Jig 1825-1862
Lang Harold Daly City, CA. Kiss Me Kate | 3 Two to make Ready Jane Deering | Jerome Robbins Ballet | Jazz | Website 1923-7/26/1975
Langston George - - 1930's Adagio d.1961
Langtry Lilly | Miss Paris, France? Burlesque and Vaudeville aka: 'The Jersey Lilly' Burlesque b.1890
Lanza Joseph (Joe) Thompsonville, Connecticut Untamed Youth | Rock Around The Clock Jannine | Lenny Smith Bossa Nova | Ballroom | Swing | Choreographer b.4/20/1923
Laridan -? Paris, FR. Follies Marginy aka: Lariden and Selva (both female) Ballet | Burlesque 1905's
Larry and Larry - 1933 The Audition - Acrobatic Tap 1930's
Larsen Dino - Doorman at Kenny Wetzels Clubs Kenny Wetzel | Al White WCS 4/14/1923-10/23/1989
Larson Trudy - June Taylor Dancer - Dance 1960's
Lesesmo Anna - - Real Name: Anna Limpatico amiga Conchita Lesesmo Dancer | Actress 1912's
Lash Mary - Greenwich Village Follies - - 1924's
Lasky Charles Montclair, NJ On Your Toes | Goldwyn Follies - Ballet | Contemporary b.1911
Lattere George Henry Brooklyn, NY. Member of the 'Four Dancing Demons' - Acrobatic Tap b.12/3/ 1895
Lathrop Mack - - aka: Lathrop Brothers and Virginia | Virginia Lee - Lathrop Ballroom Dancers | Tap | Class Act Trio 1920's
Lauban Reginald Karl Detroit, Mich. - Gladys W. American Indian Dance 1930's
Laurence Baby Baltimore, MA. Apollo | Ubangi | Club De Lisa | McKinney's Cotton Pickers | Jazz Hoofer Bunny Briggs | Six Merry Scotchmen. Real Name: Laurence Donald Jackson Tap | Jazz | Singer 1921-1974
LaVelle Miriam Chester, PA.? 1949 Ed Wynn Show | Cover Girl 1944 | 1943 Gangs All Here realname: Miriam Lavelle Patterson Ballet and Acrobatic dancer b.1927
Lavus Janet - Man with the Cloak | Royal Wedding | Too Many Girls | Wonder Man - - 1940's
La Vern Vera - - Jacques Lafayette Apache | Waltz | Tango | Acrobatic | contortionist 1930's
Law Evelyn - - Danced on 1 leg, waving finger in air Truckin' | Jazz | Eccentric 1920's
Lawless Lee New York? - M: Michael Lawless BallroomTeacher b.1/6/1918
Lawlor -? France - - Dancer 1910's?
Lawrence Baby Baltimore, MA. See: Laurence Real Name: Laurence Donald Jackson Tap 1921-1974
Lawrence Phil - Youth on Tap - Vaudeville Mitzi Tap 1930's
Layton Joe - - Real Name: Joseph Lic.htman Dancer 5/3/1031-5/5/1994
Le Gon Jeni Chicago Whitman Sister sShows | Hooray for Love [1935] | Fools for Scandal (1938) Count Basie | Fats Waller | Bojangles Tap | Acrobatic | Lindy | Buck and Wing b.8/14/1916
Le Goulue - France? Said to have resurected the Can-Can in 1875 when she was just 18 years old. - CAN-CAN b.1857
Le Roux Pauline - - - - 1809-1891
Lea Flora Glen Ellen, CA. Life Begins at 8:40 aka: Stuart and Lea or Richard and Flora Stuart Ballroom | Ballet 1920's
Leach Al USA? - Six Rosebuds, the Tap | Stair Dance 1880's
Leander Sisters San Francisco, CA.? 8/22/1897 Edison Films | Bathing Halls - Yellow Kid Dance | Cupid and Psyche 1897's
Lecola Brothers, the - - - - 1940's
Ledesma Conchita Spain? - - Spanish Dancer 1910's
Lee Billy Nelson, IN. 1933 Little Rascals aka: William Schlensker Tap? 9/12/1929-11/17/1989
Lee Thomas 'Chink' New York? Cotton Club Cotton Club Boy | Swan Eccentric | Tap 1933
Lee (Millsap) Dorothy (Marjorie) Los Angeles, CA. Rio Rita. Syncopation M: Robert Booth | Marshall Dufferies | Calderini Singer | Dancer 5/23/1911-6/24/1999
Lee Gwen Hastings, NB 1929 Hollywood Revue Johnny Mack Brown | Robert Montgomery BoweryTap | Ballroom 11/12/1904-8/20/1961
Lee Gypsy Rose Seattle, WA. Burlesque | Actress aka: Rose Louise Hovick | Sister-June Hovick Striptease 2/9/1914-4/26/1970
Lee (Scales) Kathryn Denison, TX Musicals | Revues - - b.1926
Lee Mary Ann Philadelphia. PA. America's' 1st. Giselle M: William F. Vanhook Ballet | La Smolenska | Galop | Cachucha | La Manola b.1826-1/26/1899
Lee (Leff) Pinky (Pincus) St. Paul, Minnesota Lady Of Burlesque | 1954/6 Pinky Lee Show | Gumby Show aka: TV's Greatest Clown | M: BeBe | Son= Morgan Lee Tap | Actor | Clown | Comedy 5/2/1907-4/3/1993
Lee Sammy - Hollywood Revue of 1929 Joan Crawford Actor | Tap 1923's
Lee Virginia - - Mack Lathrop Tap | Ballroom 1940's
Lee William USA 1924 Steppin' High 1941-Babes on Broadway | 1941-Melody Lane - b.3/12/1890
Leet Marjorie Minneapolis, Minn. Portia Mansfield Dancer - Greek | Dance of the Wind 1920's
Legris Brothers France? Achille (father) | 7 Brothers: Ernest, Évariste, Gaëtan - Clog | Gigue | Buck and Wing 1900's
Leitrim Leon Richmond, VA - M: Florence Walton Ballroom b.1922
LeMay Buddy - Globe Theatre aka Stringbeans | Wife and Partner: Sweetie May Truckin' | Buck and Wing | The Grind | Snake Hips | Musician 1918's
Lemkin (Lemkon) Tutte Oslo, Norway Fire Down Below Choreographer Limbo | Russian Dance 1950's?
Leon Gary Chicago, IL. Dante's Inferno Rita (Hayworth) Cansino - b.2/5/1906
Leonard Eddie Richmond, VA. 1929 Melody Lane Minstrel and Vaudeville Virginia Essence | Soft Shoe | Tap b.1860-?
Léotard Jules France Invented the Leotard - Acrobatic 1842-1870
LeQuorne Fred - Dance Union Org. Teacher | Choreographer Ballroom 1933's?
Leroux Adele Louise Pauline France Pas Villageois | Le Diable Amoureux - Ballet 1809-1891
LeRoy - - Copacabana. Ritz | the Waldorf aka: Estella and LeRoy Ballroom | Rumbaetc. 1937's
Leroy and Edith - Lindy Hop Contest-Apollo aka: Leroy 'Stretch' Jones Lindy Hop 1934's
Leroy (Schotte) Hal (John) USA 1931 Ziegfeld Follies | Strike Me Pink | Thumbs Up 1935 | Night w/ the Stars Eunice Healy Tap | Jitterbug 12/10/1913-5/2/1985
Lester Roy Broadway Serenade [1939] Helen Seamon Jitterbug 1939's
LeTang Henry Harlem, N.Y. Films: Cotton Club | Bojangles - Tap | Teacher | Choreographer d.2007
Lethbridge Miss Alice - San Toy. Gaiety Theater | Daly's Theater - Skirt | Waltz | Marionette | Saltarello | Gavotte | Fire | Shadow 1900's
Levecchio (Lo Vecchio) Frank (Paul Francis) Chicago, IL. 1928 Merry Garden Ballroom | Arcadia Marathon aka: Frankie Laine | Anita O'Day | Ruth Smith | M: Nan Grey Marathon Dancer B.3/30/1913
Levy (Levey) Ethel San Francisco, CA. Alexander's Ragtime Band Vaudeville singer/dancer - 1910's
Levy Florence - Gaiety Theater - Burlesque | Can Can | Step dancer 1880's
Lewis Marianne New York - John Forest Thumbs Up 1943's?
Lewisky Bella - - - - 1960's
Ley Olga St. Petersburg, Russia - Mario Mendez | Charles Laskey Ballroom | Ballet | Adagio b.1912-
Lightfoot Peg - 1st One-Legged Dance act - One-Legged dancer 1920's
L.I.M.E Trio - - - - Golliwog | Acrobatic Dancers 1930's
Limon José Sinaloa, MX Roberta | Story of Mankind M: Pauline Lawrence (designer) Ballet | Modern | Spanish | Folk b.1908-1972
Ligget Genevieve Gantry - - - - 1900's
Lind (Griminger) Darlene Los Angeles?, CA. Night Clubs | Contests - West Coast Swing 1950's?
Lind Letty - Gaiety Theater | Daly's Theater aka: Letitia Elizibeth Rudge Burlesque 1861-1923
Lindsy Paul California Dancer Ca. Swing Dance Hall of Fame Nominee Club Contests | Pips | Two on The Town West Coast Swing 1960's (d.2005)
Linn Bambi Brooklyn, NY Your Show of Shows | Oklahoma Rod Alexander Ballet | Ballroom b.4/26/1926
Lionetti John - 1956 Harvest Moon Ball Ann Wogksch Ballroom 1950's
Livingston Guy - Meadowbrook Foxtrot Annette Woodman Foxtrot 1914's
Livry Emma - Burned to death at age 21 - - -
Llorens Pepe Cuba Instructors Aida Rumba | Tango | Mambo | Samba 1950's
Lloyd George Miami, FL Whitey's Lindy Hopper Member | Harvest Moon championships | 1957-58 Finalists w/ Bates | 1983 First w/ Batiuchok Barbara Bates | Margaret Batiuchok Lindy Hop b.1921
Lockwood (Baca?) Zita - Movie Prologs aka: Zita and Naro Adagio | Ballroom 1920's
Lois - - Hi-De-Ho [1947] aka: Miller Brothers and Lois Tap 1947's
Lois and Jean - London? London Palladium (1936) | Dancing Darlings Ballroom 1936's
Lola And Andre - Show of Shows 1929 | Lal-e-Yamin 1933 aka: Andre and Lola (Gilbert) | Alberto Galo Ballroom | Flamenco | Spanish | Adagio 1930's
Lola Ella Boston, MA Turkish Dance 1898 | A La Trilby 1898 | Edison Silent film Solo | Started dance at age11 La Trillby | Shimmy | Hula | Ballet | Turkish b.9-2-1883-?
Loller Marvin - Follies - Tap 1937's
Long Avon Baltimore, MD. Cotton Club Jauno Hernandez | Lena Horne Voodoo Dancer 1930's
Long M. Eillen Chicago? Dance Studio Thomas W. Healy Ballroom 1920's
Long Lucy - - - Black Dancer? 1852's
Loper Don USA? Copa Cabana Review [1950's] aka: Loper and Barrat Male/ Female dance team 1950's
Lopez Aileen Spain - - Spanish | Fandango 1925's
López Encarnación Buenos Aires, Argentina Spanish Fiesta [1942] aka: La Argentinita Spanish | Flamenco 3/3/1898-9/24/1945
Lopez Jennifer Bronx, NY Fly Girls | Music Videos | Selena M: Ojani Noa | Cris Judd Singer | Actress | Dancer b.7/24/1970
López Pilar Buenos Aires, Argentina Ballet Espanol José Greco | Mando Vargas | La Argentinita (Sister) Spanish Dance | Flamenco 6/4/1906-3/25/2008
Lorraine Christine - - - Ballet 1920's
Lorca Nana - Proud and the Damned [1973] José Greco Troupe | Caesar Romero Flamenco 1940's
Losch Tilly Vienna, Austria Duel in the Sun [1946] Fred Astaire Ballet | Ballroom 11/15/1907-12/24/1974
Louis XIV aka: The Sun King King of France Balls | Etiquette - Branle | Minuet | Volta 1638-1715
Love Bessie Midland, TX Birth of a Nation 1915 | Broadway Melody | Those who Dance 1924 | King on Main St 1925 Anita Page | Charles King First On Screen Charleston 9/10/1898-4/26/1986
Love Miss Mabel England In another Girls Shoes [1917] | Gaiety Theater learned from D' Auban | turned to other things - 9/16/1879-5/15/1953
Love Ruth - - Donald Tomkins Ballroom | Varsity Drag | Charleston 1920's
LoVecchio Frankie Chicago, IL. Champion Marathon dancer and Guiness Record holder | Turned Italian rooner/ Singer aka: Frankie Laine | Rose Fabian | Ruthie Smith Marathon Dancer 3/30/1913-2/6/2007
Lowe Uncle Jim - Danced in Minstrel and Vaudeville Taught Master Juba Jig | Reel 1825's?
Lloyd George Miami, FL. Social dancer | danced in a few contests in 1940's Barbara Bates | Margaret Batiuchok Lindy Hop 1940's
Loyd Paula - Helen Of Troy 1947 Art American Mag. | m: Charles Atkins Ballet b.1926
Lu Hsu - Dance Magazine - Oriental | Ribbon Dance 1930's
Luce Claire Syracuse, NY. Ziegfeld Fred Astaire Ostrich Ballet b.?-8/31/1989
Lucienne - New York? Latin Quarter [1952] aka: Lucienne and Ashour Apache | Adagio 1952's
Ludwig Albert H. - - Jean Morris Varsity Drag 1910's?
Luis and Delirio - - - - Maxixe b.1913-
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Jean Baptiste Arno, Italy Palais Royal aka: Giovanni Lulli | Pierre Beauchamps Ballet 1/11/1632-5/22/1687
Lumley Agustus London - - Cotillion | Quadrilles -
Luna Cruz - Amaya's Gypsy Fire Video
Pepa Reyes Spanish | Flamenco 1940's?
Lunette Sisters - - Created the Aviation Waltz - Aviation Waltz 1918's
Lupino Rita - 1944 Brazil | Red | Hot and Blue sister: Ida Lupino Team | Specialty | Ballet 1940's
Lygon Georgina France? - - Lancers 1850's
Lyles Aubrey - - Flournoy Miller Ballroom -
Lynn Diane San Diego, Ca Competitor | Dancer Lowell Gosser West Coast Swing | Hustle 1980's
Lynne Carrol - Danced in 1932 'Legomania' Charles Troy Tap Dancers 1932's
Lyon Annabelle New York Goldwyn Follies | Carousel | Great Lady aka: Mrs. Julius Borah | Goldwyn Girl Ballet 1930's
Lyon Geneiveive USA? dance instructor John Anderson Maxixe | Tango | Turkey Trot | One Step 1910's
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