Summary: former ballet dancer who became a star with the Stuttgart Ballet and partner of Brazilian prima ballerina Marcia Haydee in a series of classical dramas acclaimed internationally in the 1960's and 1970's, including Romeo & Juliet, Eugene Onegin, and The Taming of the Shrew.
Cause of Death: AIDS
Born: October 5, 1944
Died: August 6, 2012
Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil