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Maria Tallchief (1925–2013)


Maria Tallchief was born on January 24, 1925 in Fairfax, Oklahoma, USA as Elizabeth Marie Tall Chief. She was an actress, known for Ballets Russes (2005), The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1996) and The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (2000). She was married to Henry D. Paschen Jr., ... See full bio »

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(age 88) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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 1953 Season's Greetings (TV Movie)
 1952 Million Dollar Mermaid
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She performed in the ballet, "Grand Ballet De Monte Carlo," in a Marquis De Cuevas Grand Ballet De Monte Carlo production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Rosella Hightower, Andre Eglevsky, George Skibine, and Antonio Cobos in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Marjorie Tallchief
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Her sister, Marjorie Tallchief, also became a ballerina, spending most of her career in Europe. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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