Bronislava Nijinska

1891 - 1972

Bronislava Nijinska

Bronislava Nijinska (; Polish: Bronisława Niżyńska [brɔɲiˈswava ɲiˈʐɨj̃ska]; Russian: Бронисла́ва Фоми́нична Нижи́нская, romanized: Bronisláva Fomínična Nižínskaja; Belarusian: Браніслава Ніжынская, romanized: Branislava Nižynskaja; January 8, 1891 [O.S. December 27, 1890] – February 21, 1972) was a Polish ballet dancer, and an innovative choreographer. She came of age in a family of traveling, professional dancers.Her own career began in Saint Petersburg. Soon she joined Ballets Russes which ventured to success in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bronislava Nijinska has received more than 138,538 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 33rd most popular dancer.

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Among dancers, Bronislava Nijinska ranks 33 out of 66Before her are August Bournonville, Roland Petit, Merce Cunningham, La Goulue, Carlo Blasis, and Filippo Taglioni. After her are Liane de Pougy, Léonide Massine, Jules Perrot, Lucile Grahn, Alexander Godunov, and Antonio Gades.

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Among people born in 1891, Bronislava Nijinska ranks 58Before her are Hu Shih, Walter A. Shewhart, Jacques Lipchitz, Yevhen Konovalets, Evgeny Pashukanis, and Anton Dostler. After her are Ivan Vinogradov, Ronald Colman, Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma, Lilya Brik, Yrjö Väisälä, and George Adamski. Among people deceased in 1972, Bronislava Nijinska ranks 56Before her are Mahalia Jackson, Henry de Montherlant, Said bin Taimur, Martiros Saryan, Chen Yi, and Hugo Steinhaus. After her are Lester B. Pearson, Ettore Bastico, Matvei Zakharov, Aspasia Manos, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, and Ghassan Kanafani.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Bronislava Nijinska ranks 58 out of 218Before her are Elena Glinskaya (1510), Louis B. Mayer (1884), Olga Korbut (1955), Alexander Orlov (1895), Paul Baran (1926), and Mikhail Borodin (1884). After her are Salomon Maimon (1754), Oscar Milosz (1877), Eliza Orzeszkowa (1841), Vasil Bykaŭ (1924), Vseslav of Polotsk (1029), and Yevno Azef (1869).

Among DANCERS In Belarus

Among dancers born in Belarus, Bronislava Nijinska ranks 1