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About Mikhail Baryshnikov
Mikhail Baryshnikov is a talented Russian-American choreographer, actor and a dancer. He began his profession at a young age and he is known for his links to the Kirov Ballet group. He later joined the American Ballet Theater and New York City Ballet.
As an actor, he has been used in loads of notable movies such as “White Nights”, and “The Turning Point”. He has also been starred in lots of stage plays such as “In Paris”, and “Man in a Case”.
He’s the son of Nikolay and Alexandra Baryshnikov. In 2006, he tied the knot with Lisa Rinehart and the couple have been blessed with 4 kids which include actresses Anna and Shura Baryshnikov.
In 1966, Baryshnikov won gold at the junior division of the Varna International Ballet Competition. Three years later, he won the ultimate prize at the Moscow International Ballet Competition. His other awards include National Arts Award, and Jerome Robbins Prize.
In 2013, he was honored with the ‘Prix Benois de la Danse’.
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Famous quotes by Mikhail Baryshnikov
A country like Belgium, or socialist countries in central Europe spend more money on art education than the United States, which is a really puzzling thought.Mikhail Baryshnikov
I like to go to anybody else's birthday, and if I'm invited I'm a good guest. But I never celebrate my birthdays. I really don't care.Mikhail Baryshnikov
I think art education, especially in this country, which government pretty much ignores, is so important for young people.Mikhail Baryshnikov
I was very restless. I really wanted to be a part of a kind of a progressive society. I was fed up with these Communist doctrines and you were hassled all the time with members of the Party committee who were KGB, what you have to do, where in the West you can go or not to go.Mikhail Baryshnikov
My mother had a son from previous marriage and her husband died in Second World War.Mikhail Baryshnikov
No dancer can watch Fred Astaire and not know that we all should have been in another business.Mikhail Baryshnikov
People dance at any age.Mikhail Baryshnikov
People of art should never get married and have children, because it's a selfish experience.Mikhail Baryshnikov
When I'm alone, I work sometimes with music, sometimes without and sometimes just listening to NPR.Mikhail Baryshnikov
You cannot be happy with your family while being personally unhappy with your work. It's a Catch-22 kind of thing.Mikhail Baryshnikov
Your body actually reminds you about your age and your injuries - the body has a stronger memory than your mind.Mikhail Baryshnikov
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Popularity
Mikhail Baryshnikov is a famous Russian dancer, choreographer, and actor, who was born on January 27, 1948. As a person born on this date, Mikhail Baryshnikov is listed in our database as the 52nd most popular celebrity for the day (January 27) and the 206th most popular for the year (1948).
People born on January 27 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Mikhail Baryshnikov is the 1967th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Mikhail Baryshnikov's birthday, Mikhail Baryshnikov is the 144th most famous Russian.
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