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Last Name First Name Location Notes, Performed etc. Dance Partners, Misc. Dances Done Dates
Cacciatore Frank n/a 1971 Harvest Moon Ball Barbara Ferre Waltz | Ballroom 1971's
Cahusac Louis de France? La Danse Ancienne et Moderne Manual n/a Author | Dance Master 1706-1759
Cagney James Brooklyn, NY. 1933 Footlight Parade | Yankee Doodle Dandee n/a Tap | Jazz 7/17/1899-3/30/1986
Calderón Carmencita Argentina? 2004 - Blue Tango in Buenos Aires n/a Argentine Tango b.1905
Caldwell Edward n/a 1946 Deadline at Dawn n/a n/a 1946's
Calloway Blanche Baltimore, MD. Pearl Theater-Philly (Related to Cab - Sis) Bill Bailey n/a 2/9/1902-12/16/1978
Calloway Cab Rochester, NY Cotton ClubSinger. (Related to Blanche) n/a Eccentric | Jazz | Tap | Shim-Sham 12/25/1907-11/18/1994
Camargo Anita n/a 1936 Ramona | Valley of the Lawless n/a Chorus dancer 1930's
Camargo Marie Anna De Brussels Swan Lake | First danseuse to wear the ballet dress n/a Ballet 1710-1770
Cameron Sisters -? n/a Ned WayburnShows | The Cameron Sisters [1915] Sister Tandem Dance 1920's?
Campbell Curt Los Angeles, CA. n/a Freda Wyckoff West Coast | Jitterbug 1953's
Campbell Elaine n/a Moonlight in Vermont Jivin' Jacks Swing 1942's
Campbo George England? 6/27/1932 Pathe Newsreel: Clubs and Cabarets aka: the Continental Eccentric dancer Acrobatic | Comedy | Eccentric 1932's
Camprubi n/a France? n/a Serral Ballet 1840's
Camra Petra n/a n/a n/a Dancer | Spanish 1800's
Canales Antonio Sevilla n/a n/a Flamenco 1960's
Candelin Kate Luton aka: Kate Vaughan Edward Terry | Susie Vaughan Ballet | Skirt 1852?-1903
Candelin Susie n/a aka: Susie Vaughan Kate Vaughn Ballet 1880's
Candy and Pepper n/a Real Names: Mildred Thorpe and Jewel Welch n/a Tap 1930's
Cansino Angel Spain aka: Dancing Cansino's | (Eduardo's Brother?) | 1926 Anna Case Pauline Koner, Elsa Cansino Spanish | Ballet 1920's
Cansino Carmen n/a 1941 The Masked Rider maybe related n/a 1941
Cansino Eduardo Spain aka: Dancing Cansino's,(Rita Hayworth's father) | Anna Case [1926]
Elsa, Volga SpanishDancer 1920's
Cansino Elsa Spain aka: Dancing Cansino's, (Eduardo's Sister) | Anna Case [1926] Eduardo, Angel Spanish | Ballet 1920's
Cansino Gabriel n/a Related Marie Bollinger Flamenco 1940's
Cansino Jose n/a Too Many Blondes 1941 | Loves Of Carmen 1948 maybe related Gypsy | Spanish 1940's
Cansino Pilar n/a Maria de La O | Carmen [1959], Rita's Cousin Spanish 1950's
Cansino Rita Brooklyn N.Y. aka: Dancing Cansino's | aka:Rita Hayworth Danced w/ Family and solo. Spanish | Ballroom | Tap 1940's
Cansino(Hayworth) Volga Spain aka: Dancing Cansino's (Rita Hayworth's mother) | Anna Case [1926]
Angel | Eduardo Spanish | Ballroom | Ballet d.1/25/1945
Cantinflas n/a Distrito Federal, Mexico Real= Fortino Mario Alfonso Moreno Reyes. M=Valentina Ivanova In over 55 films | many he danced various dances. Comedy dances 8/12/1911-4/20/1993
Capla n/a Europe Murder at the Cabaret [1936] Nina Alvis Dancers 1936's
Capp Anthony n/a n/a n/a Instructor 1950's
Carey Addison n/a Chocolate Dandies [1924] | Shuffle Along [1933] | Hi-De-Ho [1947] aka: Carey and Davis (Charles) Choreographer 1930's
Carey Jack Watts, CA. Living It Up!. Orpheum Theater | Harvest Moon Ball(with Edwards.) | Bob Hope Comedy Hour (TV) Invented Jack & Jill Contest | Annie Hirsch | Married: Lorraine Edwards | Real Name: Jack Dossey West Coast | Balboa | Tap | Jitterbug B.1/23/1927-9/24/2013
Carey Mary Jane n/a Stand Up and Cheer[1934] Goldwyn Girl Chorus d.1/11/1990
Carioca Joe n/a Cartoon: Saludos Amigos [1942] aka: The Brazilian Jitterbird Animated 1942's
Cariooca (Carioca) Taheya (Tahia) Cairo, Egypt aka: Abla Mohammed Karim n/a Legendary Belly Dancer 1920-9/20/1999
Carise Erma n/a Follies Bergere Star n/a Continental 1920's
Carlos n/a n/a The Magic Ring aka: Carlos and Inez Oriental | Egyptian | Ballroom 1924's
Carlos n/a n/a Shake, Rattle and Roll | Don't Knock the Rock aka: Carlos and Rosie Swing | Jitterbug 1950's
Carlos n/a n/a Danced in the Panaram Soundie 'Cuban Pete' aka: Carlos and Zedra n/a 1940's
Carlyle Crissie n/a n/a n/a dancer 1897
Carmela -? n/a n/a n/a Spanish 1910's
Carmencita -? Spain? 1st Edison dance Film | Married: Carmencita 1894 | Koster and Bial's Music Hall 1890 n/a Spanish | Flamenco | El Jaleo 1890's
Carr Lorena n/a 1933 Dancing Lady Chorus Chorus 1930's
Caron Leslie Paris, FR. n/a n/a n/a n/a
Caroso Fabrito Semoneta, Italy Renaissance Dance. Author n/a Dance Master 1526?-1605?
Carringford Arthur Pomona, CA. aka:aka: The Stretch Cox Troupe Dolly Sisters, Fox Trot 1882-1959
Carroll Della n/a n/a n/a Fan Dancer 1937's
Carroll June Sorenson Chicago? IL. Chicago Theater n/a Rumba 1930's
Carroll Nancy N.Y | N.Y. 1929 Dance Of Life | 1935 After The Dance Ann Veronica LaHiff Ballet | Ballroom b.7/1/1931
Carson Trudy n/a June Taylor dancer | Rockette stage: Irene | Married: All That Jazz. Ed Sullivan | Jackie Gleason | Soupy Sales TV Shows. Married: Soupy Sales Dancer n/a
Carter n/a n/a n/a Bambi Lynn Ballroom 1950's
Carter Clifford Boston, MA. Stage: Plantation Days | Hellzapoppin' and Harlem Cavalcade | Married: Marion (born Mar 17 1896) Original member of the Four Cracker jacks | Raymond Thomas, Harry Irons, Archie Ware | Crackerjacks trade mark act called 'the Old Man' number Tap Dance | Acrobatic | Comedy | Tumbling 8/14/1893-?
Carter Irene St. Petersburg. FL. Derby showMarathon Dancer 'Tex' Smith Marathon | Waltz 1935
Carter Katie n/a n/a aka: Carter and Muriel Ringold Tap 1920's
Carter Nell n/a Mother to Mickey Rooney Married: Joe Yule Sr Chorus 1920's
Carter Roy New York? Cotton Club Cotton Club Boys Eccentric | Tap 1933
Cartier Jacques n/a n/a n/a Voodoo Congo Dance | Vermilion Shadow 1930's
Cartier (McCarthy) Walter Bronx, NY Patrick The Great | Fiddler on the Roof Jivin' Jacks | Prizefighter Swing Dance 3/22/1929-8/16/1995
Casani Santos USA ---- Jose' Lennard (Leonard) Ballroom Instructor, Made Newsreels, Jazz age dances 1920's
Casey Mary Fresno, Ca. Marathon Dancer Phil Rainey | Curts Marathon 1930's
Casazza Yolanda New York M Frank Veloz -1929 | aka: Veloz and Yolanda Frank Veloz Merry-go-round | Cobra Tango | Yolanda Tango 3/21/1908-3/24/1995
Cassie Clifford n/a Vaudeville Billy Coden Singer/Dancers 1920's
Casson Brothers n/a Albee Theater Marie Dance A-LA-Graphonola 1924's
Castle Irene New Rochelle Nightclubs | Actress. Dance Teacher. 1915 Whirl of Life Vernon Castle Castle Walk | Half and Half 4/17/1893-1/25/1969
Castle Nick Brooklyn, NY. Choreographer...Hellzapoppin'and many more. n/a Ballroom | Swing | Tap | Jazz 3/21/1910-8/18/1968
Castle Roy Britain TV-Record Breakers Guinness Record holder Tap | Actor/ Singer 1932-1994
Castle Vernon Norwich | England Night Clubs. Dance Teacher.
1915 Whirl of Life. Chez Paree
Irene Castle Castle Walk | Half and Half 5/2/1887-2/15/1918
Castillo Antonio n/a n/a Member of Jose Greco Troupe Spanish dancer 1962's
Catier Jacques n/a 1933ZiegfeldFollies n/a n/a 1930's
Catron Stanley D. Myrtle Beach, S.C. 1943 Life Mag. (Lindy Hop.) Something For The Boys. Shaggers Hall Of Fame. Kay Popp | Married: Betty Lindy Hop D.4/27/1995
Ceballos Hilarion Mexico/ N.Y. Passing Show of 1912 Rosilia Ceballos Whirlwind Waltz | Adagio | 1907's
Cellarius Henri n/a n/a n/a Ballroom | La Cellarius | Quadrilles 1840's
Celeste Celine France 1851 Green Bushes. Adelphi Theater (London) n/a Cachucha | Greek Romaiika | Actress 1814-1882
Cerrito Fanny Naples, Italy Alma | Le Lac des Fees Mons. St. Leon Ballet | Redowa | Polka, 1817-1909
Cecchetti Enrico Italy (son of Cesare Ceccheti and Seafina Casagli.) Imperial | Maryinsky Theaters Private teacher toAnna Pavlova n/a 1850-1928
Chadimová-Slezak Anna Kostelec, Bohemia (is said she created the Polka) Joseph Neruba | Married: Slezak Polka | Redowa 1830's
Chalif Louis H. Odessa, RU. Chalif School of Dance (1905) 1st Russian to teach in USA Ballet | Folk 1876-1948
Chamie Tatiana Odessa, RU. Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo. Diaghilev Co. Serge Denhams Co. n/a Ballet d.11/18/1953
Champion Gower Geneva, IL. Lovely To Look At | TV-Broadway Rhythms Jeannie Tyler | Married:Marge Belcher Choreographer | Ballroom 6/21/1919-8/25/1980
Champion(Belcher) Margret (Marge) California aka: Marjorie Bell/Belcher | Lovely To Look At Married: GowerChampion Ballroom b.8/2/1919-8/25/1980
Champion? (Tyler) Jeanne New York Sert Room-Waldorf Astoria (See Gower Page) Gower Champion Ballroom 1930's
Chaney Mayris Washington White House Edward Fox Windsor Waltz 1940's
Chaplin Charlie Lambeth, England Caught in the Cabaret | Tango Tangles Phyllis Allen Actor | Comedy- Dance 4/16/1889-12/25/1977
Charisse Cyd Amarillo, TX Bandwagon | Silk Stockings | Singing In The Rain Fred Astaire | Gene Kelly | Married: Nico Charisse Ballet | Tap | Ballroom B.3/8/1921
Charisse Nico France? Havana Married:Cyd Charisse Dancer 1942's
Chase Barri New York City Actress/Dancer. Fred Astaire Dancer B.11/20/1933
Châtelaine Stella New York 1913 -ZiegfeldFollies Leon Errol Turkey Trot 1913's
Chauviré Yvette n/a n/a Oleg Tupine Ballet 1910's?
Chavanne n/a France? n/a n/a a Dancing Master 1760's
Chavita n/a Paris, France? Reutlinger n/a n/a 1906's
Cheat Charles Virginia n/a Clarence Wheeler (fiddler) a Dancing Master 1670's
Checker 'Chubby' n/a Made the Twist Famous n/a Twist | Limbo 1960's
Checkers 'Kid' n/a 'In Old Kentucky' contest dancer n/a Tap | Time Steps etc. 1915
Cheraux Margaret New York Cotton Club Cotton Club Girl Tap? 1935?
Cheselka Anna New York City 1947 Helen of Troy. 1949 Ballet de Monte Carlo Married: Alexander Rodzianko Ballet b.1929-
Chester Eddie n/a Parody Club aka: 'The Struttin' Fool' n/a 1925's
Chester Helen West Virginia Marathon Dancer Frank Costello Tango 1935's
Chevalier Maurice France? 1920's - Follies Bergeré Mistinguett Actor Dancer 1888-1972
Childress Joel Los Angeles, CA. Jitterbug and Flying Lindy Dancer n/a Flying Lindy | Jitterbug | West Coast Swing 1940's
Chiles George n/a Biltmore Hotel Madeline Northway Novelette | Ballroom 1927's
Chilton n/a n/a aka: Chilton and Thomas n/a Charleston 1920's
Chiquita n/a n/a aka: 'The Mexican Madcap.' 7/1959 Scamp Magazine Possibly 'Chiquita and Johnson dance team' Conga | Rumba | Samba | Mex. Hat Dance 1950's
Chisolm ** Floyd Harlem, NY. Roseland (1977) | Won Hustle Merv Griffin's TV Contest | Harvest Moon Ball Pat Goin, Annette Rivera, Nellie Cotto, Lourdes Jones | created the 'Disco Dance Stars Team' | Hustle Pioneer Hustle | Disco 1970's
Choclateers The California Eddie West | Paul Black and Albert Gibson n/a Pecking | Jitterbug 1930's
Chourinoff Mlle. n/a Tatler Mag: 2/11/1925 n/a Russian Dancer 1925's
Christiansen Lew n/a Ballet Dancer Ruby Asquith Ballet n/a
Christine Matilyn USA Ziegfeld Girl Dorothy Gilmore n/a n/a
Christopherson Betty CA George's Brother Fred Christopherson Jitterbug | Collegiate Shag 1940's
Christopherson Fred CA n/a Betty Christopherson Jitterbug | Collegiate Shag 1940's
Christopherson George Los Angeles?, CA. Swing Dance Contests. Movies. Swing Exhibitions. | Married: Roma | Fred's Brother Freda Wyckoff Jitterbug | Flying Lindy | West Coast Swing 1940's
Christy Caroline California Swing Dance Contests n/a West Coast Swing 1950's
Christy George n/a Christy Minstrels n/a Jig 1828-5/12/1868
Chuck (and Chuckles) n/a No Maps on My Taps 1979 | Putney Swope 1969 | Pound 1970 | Learned fromBubbles Sublett- aka: Slim and Shorty: Chuck and Chuckles | Real Name: Charles Green and James Walker. Tap | Legomania | Rhythm TAP 1930's
Chuckles (and Chuck) n/a Something to Shout About 1943 | Midnight Menace 1946 Chuck Green | Real Name: James 'Chuckles' Walker Tap | Legomania 1930's
Chung Alfred n/a Dance Club Exhibitions Jardin Wong Chinese Ballroom Dance Team 1950's
Cieri Lan n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Clara -? n/a aka: Alberto and Clara Alberto ? Rumba 1920's
Cirio Ed San Francisco, CA Dancer | Instructor | Historian | Judge | Competitor n/a West Coast Swing | Jitterbug 1970's
Clark Helen San Francisco?, CA. Ballroom Dance Contests. Nobody Home. Princess Theater Quentin Tod Ballroom b.1897-?
Clark Mae n/a Manhattan Mary Harland Dixon Five Step | Ballroom 1928's
Clark Brothers | The n/a n/a 1948 Killer Diller n/a Tap | Dancers - Duo 1940's
Clayton Bessie n/a aka: An American Genee M=Julian Mitchell (d.1911) Ballet | Athletic | Eccentric | Character 1878-1948
Clendenen Leslie | Frank St. Louis, MO. (Male Dance Instructor and Author) n/a Ballroom B.1864
Cleo -? n/a Grecian Knights Band n/a Belly 1950's
Clifford (Montani) Jack (Virgil) Italy Ziegfeld | Dimples | Salome | Shanley's Restaurant Murray | Weston | Married:Evelyn Nesbit Whirlwind Waltz | Tango 1884-11/10/1956
Coates Lulu n/a Watermelon Trust | Organized Lulu Coates and her Crackerjacks | retired 1922 Grundy | Married: Sherman Coates Acrobatic | Tap | Singer 1910's
Coates Sherman n/a Cotton Club | Watermelon Trust (Grundy and Coates broke up in 1914) Grundy | Crackerjacks | Married: Lu Lu Coates Acrobatic | Tap 1910's
Cobb Jerry Los Angeles, CA. Dancers | Exhibitions | DanceContests Jackie Cobb West Coast Swing | Jitterbug | Acrobatics 1970's
Coccia Aurelio n/a Top Musical Acrobatic | Ballroom | Flash dance Instructor of the day | Taught Fred Astaire and Adele their first show stopper routine | Danced Apache with Swanson in The Hummingbirds. aka: The Coccoa's | Gloria Swanson Ballroom | Tango | Waltz | Flash Acts | Apache | Acrobatics/Adagio 1913's
Coden Billy n/a Vaudeville Clifford Cassie Singer/Dancers 1920's
Cody Grace n/a n/a n/a Ballet 1940's?
Coffey Jack USA Hollywood Canteen Jivin' Jacks Swing 1944's
Cohan George Michael Providence, RI Vesta Tilley Vaudeville Co. 1898 | Gov. Son 1901 | I'd Rather Be Right 1932 | | Phantom President 1932 | Pigeons and People 1933 1898 The Four Cohan's | Married: Ethel Levey | Agnes Nolan Tap | Cakewalk 7/3/1878-11/5/1942
Colacino Jason San Francisco, Ca. U.S Open Competitor | Broadway Swing Dancer Katie Boyle West Coast Swing | Country 1977-2009
Cole Bob Athens, GA. n/a Johnson Bros. Tap | Soft Shoe 7/1/1868-8/2/1911
Cole Clay Hubbard, Ohio Twist Around the Clock [1961] | Host for TV Show 'Rate the Record' and 'The Clay Cole Show'. Vicki Spencer | Real Name: Albert Rucker Twist b.1937
Cole Dorothy n/a 1925 World Tango Champion Scott Atkinson Tango | Black Bottom 1925's
Cole Jack New Brunswick, NJ Choreographer | Chez Paree Florence Lessing | Jack Cole Dancers Ballroom | Choreographer 4/27/1914-2/17/1974
Cole Tommy n/a 1950's Mickey Mouse Club | 10/1957 - Disney Mag Cover Cheryl Holdridge Ballroom | Swing b.1942
Coles Charles 'Honi' Philadelphia, PA. Shoot Me While I am Happy | Kiss Me Kate | Rock and Roll Revue | Paree-Pare. Swing Hostess. Dancing Pirate | 1978-The Wiz | Cotton Club | His Majesty's Theater-Canada 1946 Cholly Atkins | Jane Goldberg | Lucky Seven Trio Tap | Charleston | Ballet | Modern | Swing 1/7/1904-6/26/1999
Coles Joyce n/a n/a n/a Ballet | Jazz? 1920's
Coleman Bob USA Patrick The Great Jivin' Jacks Swing Dance 1945's
Coleman Edward USA Metropolitan Intercollegiate DanceContestWinner. Apple Tree. Last Sentence Kathryn Conklin Arthur Murray Shag 1937's
Coleman Warren New York Cotton Club Cotton Club Boys Eccentric | Tap/Soft Shoe 1933's
Coles Charles 'Honi' Philadelphia, PA. Apollo Theatre | Las Vegas | Dirty Dancing 1987 | Cotton Club 1984 | Rock and Roll Revue | Basin Street Revue 1956 Cholly Atkins Choreograph | Swing | Charleston | Tap 4/2/1911-12/11/1992
Collins Charles 'Chink' New York Paree-Paree | Swing Hostess | Dancing Pirate | 1978-The Wiz | Cotton Club Cotton Club Boys Eccentric | Tap 1/7/1904-6/26/1999
Collins Dean Columbus, Ohio Don't Knock The Rock | Living It Up | Hellzapoppin'. Buck Privates | Stage Door Canteen | Savoy Ballroom Jewel McGowen | Florence Miller West CoastSwing | Lindy | Shim-Sham | Tap 5/29/1917 - 6/1/1984
Collins Janet n/a Thrill of Brazil n/a Dance Soloist 1930's?
Colville Peter n/a Moss's Empire Theater Vic Gordon Dancers 1950's?
Compson Betty Beaver, UT 1923 Hollywood. 1924 Miami | 1926 Belle of Broadway Theodore Kosloff Apache | Ballroom | Tango 3/19/1897-4/18/1074
Compton Betty n/a The Legacy 1930 n/a Tap 1930's
Compton Netty Iowa Ponsell Brothers Circus Cakewalk Contest | Black Patti Troubadours Bobby Kemp Cakewalk B.1879-
Conde Zedre n/a Kismet | Havana n/a dancer 1944
Condos Nick Pittsburgh, PA. 1936 Dancing Feet | Moon over Miami aka: Condos Brothers Tap 10/12/11918-9/16/1990
Condos Steve Pittsburgh, PA 1936 Dancing Feet | Moon over Miami aka: Condos Brothers Tap 1/26/1915-7/8/1988
Conesa Maria Mexico? n/a aka: La Gatita Blanca Couples Dancer | Singer 1900's
Conine Tommy n/a n/a Master Tap Dancer Tap 1940's?
Conklin Kathryn n/a Metropolitan IntercollegiateDance ContestWinner Edward Coleman Shag 1937
Conley 'Onset' n/a Thrill of Brazil aka: 'Tom-Tom' Conley Specialty? 1930's?
Conlin Jimmy Camden, NJ. 1943 Jitterbugs | 1940 Let's Make Music Bonnie Glass ?Turn Dance? | Jitterbug 10/14/1884-5/7/1962
Connor Tommy n/a n/a n/a Chestnut Tree n/a
Cook Charles n/a Sarah Venable and her Picks | Chicago's College Inn 1930 | Cotton Club 1934 aka: Cook and Brown | Ernest Brown | member of the Copasetic's Comedy | Eccentric | Acrobatic | Tumbling 1926's
Cook Crystal n/a n/a n/a Tap | Toe | Jump Rope 1930's?
Cook Louise n/a Hot Chocolates 1929 | Described as Little Egypt type dancer aka: Louise 'Jota' Cook Shake | Shimmy 1929's
Cook Millicent New York Cotton Club | Married: Sonny Greer Cotton Club Girl n/a 1935's?
Cooley Ethelinda H n/a President Cooley's Daughter | Commodore Hotel Exhibition Ed. B. Browning Charleston 1926's
Cooper Betty Jane n/a Star Reporter series (Broadway Highlights video) n/a n/a 1930's
Cooper Irene USA Irene Cooper either sang or danced at Elmore Theatre - Hill District | Pittsburgh n/a Down Home Glide 1930's
Cooper (Cooperman) Jackie (John) Los Angeles?, Ca. 1929 Fox Movie-tone Follies Bonita Grainville Balboa B.9/5/1921
Cooz Madame England 1924 | created the Coodena dance n/a Coodena 1919
Coralli Jean Paris? or Italy? Giselle Choreographer | 1807 The Incas Coralli & Teresa Ballet 1/17/1779-5/1/1854
Corbus (Rooney) Betty San Francisco, Ca. Swing Dancer n/a West Coast Swing 1980's
Cordell Lola Britain on Video: Entertainers in British Films: a century in British Cinema aka: Al Gold and Lola Cordell British dancers n/a
Cordoba Robert Los Angeles, CA. Dancer, Competitor | Hall of Fame Inductee Keldee Bjerknees | Melanie Roberts-Dawson | Deborah Szkeley West Coast Swing | Hustle | NC2S | Ballroom | Latin 1990's
Córdoba, de Margarita Argentina? La Honradez de la cerradura n/a Dancer 1950's
Córdoba, de Luisa Spain? 1960 Mi último tango. | 1962 Abuelita Charlestón | 1938 Rainbow Room Maurice Ronet? Maxixe | Tango etc. B.9/15/1921
Córdoba, de Margarita n/a 1950 La Honradez de la Cerradura n/a Spanish 1950's
Cornning James n/a n/a Emma Corning Clog 1910's
Corine -? n/a Follies Bergeré n/a Bubble 1940's
Corrine Saw n/a Florentine Gardens Tito Valdez Ballroom 1940's
Corio -? New York?, NY L'Amour de l'Apache Molasso Apache 1908's
Coroso Fabrito Venice? 1581 Il Ballarino | 1605 Nonlita di dame Dance Manuals n/a Ballet | Court | Choreographer b.1531
Cort(aka Court) Beverly Minnesota Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe (Teen Dancer) Married: Julius Quirouet Salome b.7/2/1929
Cortez Estaban New York? Bombo 1921 | Boom Boom 1929 | Always You | Nifties of 1923, Peggy Mathias | aka: Peggy and Cortez | Realname: Walter Haber Argentine Tango 1920's
Corwin Ada n/a n/a Solo? Ballet 1900's
Cosdon Walter Raymond n/a 1937 and 1938 All AroundHarvest Moon BallChampion Agnes Melcoll Rumba | Ballroom 1937
Costanzo James Los Angeles?, CA. Taught at Beverly Hills Hotel | Movie: Mary Lou (as dancer) | became famous Musician. Marda Saxon- Costanzo Musician and Dancer 1940's
Costello Frank New York City, NY Derby-showMarathonDancer Helen Chester Tango 1935's
Cotton Club...Boys/Girls n/a New York Cotton Club's Dance Groups n/a Eccentric | Tap | Line 1933's
Coulon Eugène Paris? Author:Coulons handbook | Dancing Master | Almacks Dance Hall Mrs. Henderson Redowa | Polka | La Cellarius | Mazurka | Cotillion | Quadrilles 1787-1830
Coulter Clarence (Bud) USA Credited for introducing the Harmonica to Vaudeville. Originally a dancer at age 21 Composed: Dancing Sam and Blue Eyes. Dancer, Musician 1887-1945
Court Beverly NY? Billy Rose n/a Salome b.1929?
Courtney Inez N.Y, N.Y. 1933 Hold Your Horses. | 1937 Hit Parade Tom Patricola Ballroom 3/12/1908-4/5/1975
Courtney's, The n/a Europe Hansley Theatre Royal n/a Acro-Adagio 1950's
Covan 'Willie' Savannah, GA. In Old Kentucky | Palace Theatre | Duke Is Tops. Gang War | Dixie to Broadway 1924 | Added a new style to the Soft-Shoe Marie Bryant | Four Covans | Dewey Covan | Maxie McCree | Married: Florence Swing | Jitterbug | Clog | Soft-Shoe | Tap 3/4/1897-5/7/1989
Coverdale Minerva n/a The Red Widow [1913] George White Ballroom 1913's
Cox Baby n/a Hot Chocolates [1929] n/a Snake Hips 1929's
Cox 'Stretch' New York?, NY aka: The Stretch Cox Troupe | Fire Down Below | Choreographer n/a Limbo 1950's?
Coy Jonathan n/a 1945 Duffy's Tavern | Bring On The Girls | That's The Spirit Miriam Franklin | Mary Martin Tap b.1924
Crabtree Lotta N.Y. Gold rush actress and dancer n/a Dancer/ Actress 1880's?
Crackerjacks, The (Troupe) New York Sherman and Lu Lu Coates Coates| Ware | Irons | Carter | Thomas n/a B.1914 / b.1922
Crawford's Dancing, the n/a n/a n/a Dancers 1930's
Crane Douglas New York aka: Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Crane | Jardin de Danse Ivy Payne Ballroom 1914's
Crane Ivy California aka: Ivy Payne Married: Douglas Crane Ballroom | Tango 1913's
Crane Jefferson Ohio? 1893 Kirmess Opera House Leslie Temple | JD Platt Jr. Scotch Highland 1893's
Cranwell Peter and Gloria El Paso / Los Angeles 1954: KLAC Radio Charleston Champions | aka: Gloria Cotchonis n/a Charleston | WC Swing 1950's
Craw Buster n/a Marathon Dance Joie Abdill Marathon Dancers 1930's
Crawford Joan San Antonio, TX 1933 - Our Dancing Daughters Fred Astaire | Boris Karloff | Allen Jenkins Charleston | Jitterbug | Black Bottom 3/23/1904-5/10/1977
Crawford Lew n/a n/a Leonard Harper Dancer 1930's
Crawley Kathleen Sarah USA Old Mother Riley (Apache Scene) aka: Esme Grande Partner and husband was: George Wolkowsky Apache 1930's-50's
Craske 'Miss' n/a Stage Dancer Gabriella Ray Female Acrobatic Dancers 1905's
Crescendo n/a California Star Search clip | Street Life Wayne 'Crescendo' Ward & T. Diamond Tap | Hip-Hop | Free Style 1980's
Crim Jerry Tulsa, OK Instructor | Judge | Competitor | Club President Jodi Bridges Supreme Swing | West Coast Swing 1980's
Crip Heard 'Crip' USA? Boarding House Blues 1948 Handicapped One Legged Dancer 1940's
Crisantema Bella n/a n/a n/a Dancer 1910's
Crivellis n/a Italy n/a n/a Acrobatic 1920's
Cross James New York, N.Y. aka: 'Stump and Stumpy | Boarding House Blues 1948 Harold Cromer | Eddie Hartman? Tap 1870-1/25/1981
Cross Michael Denver, CO 1st U.S. Open winner in 1978 Married: Amber West Coast Swing 1970's
Cromer Harold n/a aka: Stump and 'Stumpy | Boarding House Blues 1948 | Cotton Club 1984 James Cross | Eddie Hartman Tap 1940's
Crowder Gladys n/a 1937Harvest Moon Ball Eddie Davis Lindy Hop 1930's
Crumbly Walter Ohio 1901: Smart Set Show n/a Buck and Wing | Tap 1900's
Cryer Sherwood 'Charley' Pasadena TX Part owner of 'Gilley's C/W Nightclub' Mickey Gilley non dancer - club owner d.8/13/2009
Cuban Doris London? New Queens Theatre aka: The Dancing Xylophonist Dance | Music 1/1939's
Cummings Alma n/a ChampionMarathon Dancer n/a Marathon Dancer 1924's
Cummings Robert Joplin, Missouri Actor | Dancer | College Swing Film Eleanore Whitney Ballroom 6/10/1908-12/2/1990
Cunningham Merce USA Martha Graham Co. | Solos n/a Ballet | Modern b.1919
Curts Billie and Billy Long Beach, CA. Marathon Dancer 1935 Derby Show Marathon Dancer 1935's
Curtis Hyacinth New York Cotton Club Cotton Club Girl | Married: Clarence Robinson Toured with USO 1935's?
Cuthbertson Bobbie Scotland Scotland's greatest dancer London Coliseum n/a 1929's
Cyrene n/a n/a Said to be first of the Circus Dancers n/a Circus Dancer | Spanish 1887's