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Ginger Rogers: Dancer Ginger Rogers kept up with Fred Astaire 'backwards.and in high heels.' Rogers was, one of the last examples of Hollywood royalty"—the sort of star who insisted on being called "Miss Ginger Rogers.

fun fact: I've always said there's a reason why no one's ever made a biopic about Fred Astaire - because who would be able to play a quadruple-threat with the same kind of charisma? It turns out no one's ever made a biopic about Fred Astaire because he "stipulated in his will that no film representations of himself be made". Now we know he's a quintuple-threat, for his intelligence and foresight.

Fred Astaire was one of the most brilliant dancers of the century, known mainly for the dance and vocal performances he gave in various classic Hollywoodland films.

Hepburn. I forget which movie this is but it had something to do with beatniks?

“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. Dance scene from Funny Face

Tango. sensuale

argentinatangoshoes: “Dancing Tango in Buenos Aires streets~ Argentina Tango Shoes ~ ”

You make me feel like dancing.

Dancing in the South Bronx. 1979.

"Faces in the Rubble In the Bronx, Capturing Beauty in the Bad Old In the middle of a Mott Haven street, a lone couple hugs tightly and twirls to the music of an unseen orchestra. Bronx, New York. Photo by By David Gonzalez

No where that is Hot!

The Tango in Argentina has a complex history and the exact origins of both the name and the dance are uncertain. However, one thing that is certain is that the origin of the tango in Argentina was strongly influenced by black African culture in the

.Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth and Fred Astaire Dancing Rita Hayworth & Fred Astaire. We always associate Fred Astaire with Ginger Rogers. However, Astaire admitted the person he most loved dancing with was Rita Hayworth.

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The dance where I fell in love with Ginger and Fred: Ginger Rogers with Fred Astaire in George Stevens’ film, “Swing Time,” 1936

A YOUNG WOMAN POSES FOR A PHOTO IN  A STUDIO IN TRADITIONAL AFRICAN PRINT . Ghana 50’s . DOCUMENTING STYLE IN AFRICA 1940-...

A YOUNG WOMAN POSES FOR A PHOTO IN A STUDIO IN TRADITIONAL AFRICAN PRINT . Ghana 50’s . DOCUMENTING STYLE IN AFRICA 1940-...

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Audrey Hepburn et Fred Astaire en 1956

Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire rehearsing for "Funny Face." Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire rehearsing in Paris for Funny Face, by Richard Avedon