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Henry LeTang (1915–2007)

Henry LeTang was born on June 19, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA as Henry Christian LeTang. He is known for his work on Bojangles (2001), Tap (1989) and The Cotton Club (1984). He was married to Ellie Epps and Emma Jimenez. He died on April 26, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. See full bio »


(age 91) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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Bojangles Additional Crew
Tap Additional Crew
The Cotton Club Additional Crew
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 2001 Bojangles (TV Movie) (choreographer - as Henry Le Tang)
 1989 Tap (choreographer)
 1984 The Cotton Club (tap choreographer - as Henry Le Tang)
 1982 Sophisticated Ladies (TV Movie) (tap choreography by)
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 1984 The Cotton Club
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 1989 Tap (performer: "Challenge", "Sunny Side Of The Street")
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 1997 Still Kicking: The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies (Documentary short)
 1989 The 43rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
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 1979 The 33rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
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5' 4" (1.63 m)


Emma Jimenez  (her death)  (2 children) | See more »

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Known as the "Choreographer to the Stars", he worked with a myriad of Hollywood and Broadway stars in a career that extended well over sixty years. See more »

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