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Aleksei Vladimirovich Zhukov

Aleksei Zhukov, USSR Ballet teacher.

Background

  • Zhukov, Aleksei was born on December 31, 1908 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Theatre School, 1927.

    Career

    • Dancer at the Bolshoi Theatre until 1951. Taught at the MoscowChoreographic School from 1932. Founder and head of ballet schools in Cairo, Egypt, 1958-1963, and Phnom Penh, Cambodia, from 1966 until his death.
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    Born December 31, 1908
    Died April 19, 1967
    (aged 58)
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