Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev (Bashkir: Рудольф Хәмит улы Нуриев, Tatar: Рудольф Хәмит улы Нуриев, Russian: Рудо́льф Хаме́тович Нуре́ев; 17 March 1938 – 6 January 1993) was a Soviet dancer of ballet and modern dance, one of the most celebrated of the 20th century.
Ballet dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev was born, the youngest child and only son to a peasant family of Tatar heritage, on March 17, 1938, in Irkutsk, Russia.
RUDOLF NUREYEV AT THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE – a personal memoir
Cinderella was not performed at the Paris Opera up until the time when Rudolf Nureyev staged the ballet to Prokofiev’s music (1945).
Rudolf Nureyev rehearsing, less than a year after he defected from the Soviet Union to the West, photographed in New York City January 24,1962.
Rudolf Nureyev (sometimes spelt "Nuriev") was a Tatar ballet dancer from the Soviet Union known throughout the world for his breathtakingly talented performances and fantastic commitment.
Rudolf Nureyev Rudolf Nureyev in 1973 by Allan Warren Born Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev 17 March 1938.
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Rudolf Nureyev, in full Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev (born March 17, 1938, Irkutsk, Russian S.F.S.R. [now Russia]—died Jan. 6, 1993, Paris, France) ballet dancer whose suspended leaps and fast turns...
Rudolf Nureyev, Self: I Am a Dancer. He was an ethnic Tatar. He was educated at the Leningrad Ballet School and starred with Kirov Ballet.