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Eleanor Powell
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Actress
    (November 21, 1912-February 11, 1982)
    Best known for tap dancing with Fred Astaire in 'The Broadway Melody of 1940'
    Starred in 'Broadway Melody of 1936,' 'Born to Dance,' 'Rosalie,' and 'Broadway Melody of 1940'
    Married and divorced Glenn Ford
    She was a shy child.
    She divorced Glenn Ford.
    She was known more for her dancing than her acting ability.
    She disliked tap dancing, saying it was not as 'graceful' as ballet.
    She taught herself to tap dance by attaching sandbags to her legs while dancing.
    She said, 'A tap dancer is really a frustrated drummer.'
    She aged gracefully.
    Her parents divorced when she was a baby.
    She overcame her shyness by taking dance classes as a kid.
    She was one of Fred Astaire's most famous dancing partners.
    She underwent a gall stone operation in the early '40s.

Credit: Ratman (some information provided by Jack Magic)


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    In 2017, Out of 1 Votes: 0% Annoying
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    In 2015, Out of 9 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 10 Votes: 30.0% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 31 Votes: 38.71% Annoying
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    In 2011, Out of 25 Votes: 48.00% Annoying
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    In 2008, Out of 79 Votes: 32.91% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 214 Votes: 44.39% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 211 Votes: 42.18% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 137 Votes: 37.96% Annoying
 
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