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Famous Dancers

bill 'bojangles' robinson

Bill "Bojangles" Robinson

merce cunningham

Merce Cunningham

debbie allen

Debbie Allen

Isadora Duncan

Isadora Duncan

josé limón

José Limón

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Influential Dancers

michael jackson smiles in a 1996 photo, he is wearing a red button up shirt with sunglasses tucked into his shirt and a black wide brimmed hat, his black curly hair is shoulder length and frames his face

Michael Jackson

Patrick Swayze Patrick Swayze (Photo by Aaron Rapoport/Corbis via Getty Images)

Patrick Swayze

Alvin Ailey

Alvin Ailey

josephine baker

Josephine Baker

More Dancing Legends

Laverne Cox photo via Getty Images

Laverne Cox

Gene Kelly

Gene Kelly

Ariana DeBose

Ariana DeBose

ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" - Season 30 - PortraitsDANCING WITH THE STARS - ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" stars JoJo Siwa. (Maarten de Boer/ABC via Getty Images)

JoJo Siwa

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