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Astaire, Fred (born Frederick Austerlitz) 1899-1987; U.S. dancer, choreographer, & film actor
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, Fred 1899-1987.
American dancer and actor noted for his elegant style and his partnership with Ginger Rogers in several motion pictures, including Top Hat (1935).