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Olga Spessivtseva

1895 - 1991

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Olga Alexandrovna Spessivtseva (Russian: Ольга Алекса́ндровна Спеси́вцева; 18 July [O.S. 6 July] 1895 – 16 September 1991) was a Russian ballerina whose stage career spanned from 1913 to 1939. She was one of the finest prima ballerinas of the twentieth century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Olga Spessivtseva has received more than 61,739 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Olga Spessivtseva is the 71st most popular dancer, the 1,629th most popular biography from Russia and the 16th most popular Russian Dancer.

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Among dancers, Olga Spessivtseva ranks 71 out of 76Before her are Marie Rambert, Birgit Cullberg, Maria Tallchief, Yury Grigorovich, Vera Karalli, and Adam Darius. After her are Sylvie Guillem, Micheline Bernardini, Joaquín Cortés, Svetlana Zakharova, Avdotia Istomina, and Katherine Dunham.

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Among people born in 1895, Olga Spessivtseva ranks 197Before her are Josef Uridil, Ion Barbu, Geo Milev, Ben Sharpsteen, Ali Mansur, and Greta Johansson. After her are Jan Burgers, Paavo Johansson, Eduard Bagritsky, Louis Raymond, Busby Berkeley, and Andreas Alföldi. Among people deceased in 1991, Olga Spessivtseva ranks 173Before her are Dilara Aliyeva, Alberto Crespo, Pierre Brunet, James Franciscus, Georg Moritz, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Altenburg, and Lea Padovani. After her are Ole Beich, David Marshall Lang, Daniel Mann, Inga Gentzel, Jean Van Houtte, and Wilfrid Hyde-White.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Olga Spessivtseva ranks 1,629 out of 3,262Before her are Mikhail Simonov (1929), Suleyman Kerimov (1966), Nikolay Mikhaylovsky (1842), Ivan Osterman (1725), Alexei Fedchenko (1844), and Hadiya Davletshina (1905). After her are Mischa Auer (1905), Nestor Kukolnik (1809), M. Ageyev (1898), Irina Arkhipova (1925), Gennadi Sosonko (1943), and Lyudmila Karachkina (1948).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Olga Spessivtseva ranks 16Before her are Alexander Godunov (1949), Léonide Massine (1896), Lydia Lopokova (1892), Vladimir Vasiliev (1940), Yury Grigorovich (1927), and Vera Karalli (1889). After her are Avdotia Istomina (1799) and Polina Semionova (1984).