Bryony Brind


Age: 55

British ballerina who at age 22 startled audiences when Rudolf Nureyev (d. 1993) plucked her from the ranks of junior Royal Ballet dancers to be his partner in a Covent Garden production in London setting her on a path to become a principal dancer for the company, where she danced for 10 years.

Cause of Death: Heart failure

Born: May 27, 1960

Died: December 2, 2015

London, England