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Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo

1710 - 1770

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Marie Anne de Cupis de Camargo (15 April 1710 in Brussels – 28 April 1770 in Paris), sometimes known simply as La Camargo, was a French dancer. The first woman to execute the entrechat quatre, Camargo was also allegedly responsible for two innovations in ballet as she was one of the first dancers to wear slippers instead of heeled shoes, and, while there is no evidence that she was the first woman to wear the short calf-length ballet skirt, the now standardized ballet tights she did help to popularize these. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo has received more than 39,994 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo is the 28th most popular dancer (up from 34th in 2019).

Memorability Metrics

  • 40k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among DANCERS

Among dancers, Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo ranks 28 out of 76Before her are Serge Lifar, Bronislava Nijinska, Liane de Pougy, Mary Wigman, Carlo Blasis, and La Goulue. After her are Merce Cunningham, Agrippina Vaganova, Pierre Beauchamp, Roland Petit, Filippo Taglioni, and August Bournonville.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1710, Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo ranks 7Before her are Louis XV of France, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Muhammad bin Saud, and Domenico Alberti. After her are Thomas Reid, Thomas Simpson, András Hadik, Mohammed ben Abdallah, Thomas Arne, and Louise Julie de Mailly-Nesle. Among people deceased in 1770, Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo ranks 8Before her are Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Giuseppe Tartini, Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria, Thomas Chatterton, Suzuki Harunobu, and Sophie Magdalene of Brandenburg-Kulmbach. After her are Jean-Antoine Nollet, George Whitefield, James Stirling, George Grenville, Francesco Araja, and Charles Avison.

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