Dame Alicia Markova

 

 

Age: 94

 

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