Birgit Cullberg

1908 - 1999

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Birgit Ragnhild Cullberg (3 August 1908 – 8 September 1999) was a Swedish choreographer. The daughter of bank manager Carl Cullberg and Elna Westerström, Cullberg was born in Nyköping and was married from 1942 to 1949 to actor Anders Ek. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Birgit Cullberg has received more than 16,925 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Birgit Cullberg is the 48th most popular dancer, the 440th most popular biography from Sweden and the 2nd most popular Swedish Dancer.

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Among dancers, Birgit Cullberg ranks 48 out of 75Before her are Lucile Grahn, Hilde Holger, Lev Ivanov, Antonio Gades, Hans van Manen, and Frederick Ashton. After her are Lindsay Kemp, Vladimir Vasiliev, Alvin Ailey, Ninette de Valois, Maria Tallchief, and Alicia Markova.

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Among people born in 1908, Birgit Cullberg ranks 171Before her are Elio Vittorini, Juan Botasso, Pál Titkos, Arthur O'Connell, Percy Faith, and Héctor Trujillo. After her are Gisèle Freund, Joseph Keilberth, Louis Jordan, Arkhip Lyulka, Karl Hein, and Carlos Lleras Restrepo. Among people deceased in 1999, Birgit Cullberg ranks 121Before her are Susan Strasberg, Karekin I, Dmitry Likhachov, Grover Washington Jr., Carlos Hathcock, and Bing Xin. After her are Ian Bannen, Dennis Viollet, Mario Soldati, Vazgen Sargsyan, Art Farmer, and Igor M. Diakonoff.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Birgit Cullberg ranks 440 out of 1,296Before her are Slim Borgudd (1946), Svante Pääbo (1955), Torgny Lindgren (1938), Björn Nordqvist (1942), Ernst Alexanderson (1878), and Vilgot Sjöman (1924). After her are Lena Nyman (1944), Orvar Bergmark (1930), Sven Tumba (1931), Hasse Ekman (1915), Ralf Edström (1952), and Dead (1969).

Among DANCERS In Sweden

Among dancers born in Sweden, Birgit Cullberg ranks 2Before her are Marie Taglioni (1804).