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Last Name First Name Location Notes, Performed etc. Dance Partners, Misc. Dances Done Dates
Nadja n/a n/a Le Theater Esoterique Ikar Greek | Belly| Veil 1926
Nagel (Dolan) Anna (Anne) Boston, MA 1935 Scandals | 1934 Stand Up & Cheer n/a Chorus 9/29/1915-7/6/1966
Nagel Conrad Keokuk, Iowa Movies Pauline Frederick Ballroom 3/16/1897-2/24/1970
Naldi Mario Venice, IT 1961 Vie Privié | Nightclubs Real Name: Mario Nordio | Married: Mary Raye | aka: Raye & Naldi Waltz| Tango| Ballroom| Spanish 11/1/1901-3/8/1988
Nappy King n/a Southern Medicine Show dancer n/a TapLegend 1900s
Nash Beau England Dance Master n/a Stately/ Court 1700s
Natalie Ferrari? n/a Keith's Boston Theater Martin Ferrari Ballroom 1914's
Nathan Mrs. Joseph St. Louis? Dreamland Dance Palace Rodney Peters La ModeTango 1890's?
Navarro Ramón Mexico Waldorf-Astoria | Supper Clubs Rosita, Carmen | Nena Samaniego Ballroom| Spanish 1899-1968
Nazimova Alla Yalta, Ukraine 1941 Blood & Sand | 1923 Salome Valentino,Charles Bryant |Married:Sergi Golovin Salome| Camille | Ballet| Seven Veils 5/22/1879-7/13/1945
Neal Kid n/a Southern Medicine Show dancer n/a n/a 1900's
Neagle(Robertson) Anna (Florence) London, England 1941 Sunny | 1940 No No Nanette n/a Ballroom| Jazz 10/20/1904-6/3/1986
Neel Al Oklahoma City, OK Dancer | Competitior Various J&J's West Coast Swing| Jitterbug 1980's
Negri Cesare Milan, Italy Renaissance Dance. Author n/a Dance Master 1535-1604
Neill Noel Minneapolis, Minnesota Freddie Steps Out n/a Jazz| BallroomSwing | Square B.11/25/1920
Nelson Gene Seattle, WA 1941- This is the Army | Oklahoma | Life Mag-1949 Sonia Henie | Fanchon & Marco| Married: Miriam Franklin, Marilyn Morgan, Jean Martin Tap| Acrobatic | Adagio 3/24/1920-9/16/1996
Nelson George & Marie n/a n/a Singer/Dancer Jigs | Reels| Dbl. Irish Song and Dances 1883
Nerlova Dorisa n/a Moulin Rouge Albertina RaschDancer Cabaret | Group 1930's
Nesbit Evelyn Tarentum, Pennsylvania Billy Rose Theater | Florodora | Realname: Florence Evelyn Nesbit Jack Clifford
Married:Harry Thaw
EvelynFox Trot 12/25/1884-1/17/1967
Nevins Frances n/a Just Fancy | Kitty's Kisses | Ziegfeld Follies Charles Barron Ballroom 1928
Newberger Adolph New York Int'l Newsreel Ruth Blankenborn The U.S. Swing 1928
Newberry Barbara n/a 1933 Pardon My English Carl Randall? n/a 1930's
Newman Albert W. USA Author | Instructor n/a Newman Tango 1910's
Nicholas(Bros.) Fayard Mobile, Alabama Babes In Arms | Kid Millions | Down Argentine Way. Harold Nicolas Tap B.10/20/1918-1/24/2006
Nicholas(Bros.) Harold Winston-Salem, NC Orchestra Wives | Stormy Weather. Fayard Nicolas | Marie Bryant | Married: Dorothy Dandridge Tap 3/27/1924-7/3/00
Nicholas Sisters ?? London Palace Theatre (1/15/1945) ?? ?? 1945
Nichols (Nickereur) Barbara Queens, NY Beyond a Reasonable Doubt n/a Stripper | Cheesy | Actress B.1929
Nichols Nichelle n/a Played "Uhura" on Star Trek | College Inn | Ellington-Threesome Bobby Johnson & Foster | Married: Foster Johnson Singer | Dancer | Actress 1949
Nies Connie n/a Hebrew Day Nursery in NY n/a Dancer 1910s
Nieto Eduardo n/a 1978 Disco Fever Hollywood Disco Dancers Disco 1978
Nijinska Andrea n/a Shown on Video: Entertainers in Britsih Films: A Century in British Cinema n/a n/a n/a
Nijinska Bronislava n/a n/a n/a Ballet D.2/22/??
Ninjinsky Vaslav n/a n/a n/a Ballet 1890-1950
Nikolais Alwin n/a Totem | Countdown n/a Modern Dance 1910-1993
Nimura Yeichi n/a n/a Lisan Kaye | aka: Nimura & Kaye Oriental, Exotic 1937
Nina Perea n/a n/a n/a SpanishDancer 1860's
Nissen Greta n/a n/a n/a n/a 1920's
Nitt (Nit) Johnny New York? Shufflin' Along [1922] | How Come [1923] M:Florence Mills Tap| Buck & Wing| D.1951
Noblet Lise France The Pirates n/a n/a 1801-1852
Nola Ella Boston, MA. Edison's Turkish Dance n/a Belly| Shimmy | La Trilby, Turkish B.10-7-1898
Noll n/a n/a Vaudeville dancers | Vaudeville Videos vol5 Noll and Nolan Dancers? 1930's?
Norman Lucille Lincoln, NB. Painting The Clouds n/a Dancer 6/15/1921-4/1/1998
Norton Harold n/a African-American Ballroom dancers | Became part of Earl "Fatha" Hines dancers at the Chicago's Grand Terrace Cafe | Danced in Cotton Club Revue Margot Webb | aka: "Norton and Margot" | Made debut in 1933 Adagio | Ballroom | Ballet | Spear Dance | Waltz 1933-37 Popular
Norton Tim n/a Christy Minstrels? n/a Jig D.1/23/1862
North Sheree n/a Actress | Dancer | Living It Up! Jerry Lewis Jitterbug 1950's
Northway Madeline n/a Biltmore Hotel George Chiles Novelette| Ballroom 1927
Norton (de Birben) Barry (alfredo) Buenos Aires, Argentina 1927 Sunrise n/a Spanish? 6/16/1905-8/24/1956
Norvo (Norville) Red (Kenneth) Beardstown, IL. Hickory House ? Married:Mildred Bailey Eve Rogers Tap | Musician B.3/31/08-4/6/1999
Novellos, The n/a n/a (Not Ivor) n/a Dance act | Used Animals etc. 1940's?
Noverre Jean Georges Paris, France Fontainebleau. Royal Theater n/a Ballet| Court| Mime B.1727-1809
Nowell Edna St. Louis 1935 Derby Show Jimmy Parker Marathon 1935
Nugent Carrie Philidelphia, PA. Sensational African-American female Tap Dancer | Started as a pick with Belle Davis n/a Tap B.9/6/1890
Nugent Pete n/a n/a Aka: Pete Peaches and Duke Tap 1920s
Nunziella Lisa Brooklyn, New York Star Search Multi Winner | The Mask | MTV Videos | Aerialist Eddie Vega | Danny Llaurado | Ricky Quintana | Arte Phillips | Deano Georgio | Married: Rob Ballroom | Hustle | Adagio | Gymnastics | Latin Symbolics 1970's-1980's danced
Nureyev Rudolph (Hametovich) Irkutsk, Russia n/a n/a Ballet 1938-1993
Nyls and Nadyme n/a n/a n/a Loews Capital (Washington D.C.) Dancers 1942's