Dame Alicia Markova
Summary: British-born ballet dancer who co-founded the company now known as English National Ballet and was a former director of the Metropolitan Opera Ballet, but who was known for her interpretation of Giselle and was made a dame in 1963.
Cause of Death: Aftereffects of a stroke
Born: December 1, 1910
Died: December 2, 2004
Location: London, England