Richard Cragun

 

 

Age: 67

 

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