Vanoye Aikens

 

 

Age: 96

 

Summary: star dancer for the great black choreographer Katherine Dunham who had toured more than 50 countries over 20 years with Dunham and her company until it was dissolved in 1963, but who had later helped Dunham to recreate her dances for the Alvin Ailey Dance Co.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: 1917

 

Died: August 24, 2013

 

Location: Los Angeles, California