Isadora Duncan
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Born: May 27, 1877

Died: September 14, 1927 (aged 50)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Dancer

Bio: Isadora Duncan was a dancer, considered by many to be the creator of modern dance. Born in the United States, she lived in Western Europe and the Soviet Union from the age of 22 until her death at age 50. In the United States she was popular primarily in New York, and only later in her life. She performed to acclaim throughout Europe.

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