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Vaslav Nijinski. Known as one of the best ballet dancers ever, unfortunately there is no clear footage of him............ shame.

Vaslav Nijinsky 1889-1950 Nijinsky was a Russian ballet dancer and choreographer of Polish descent. Nijinsky was one of the most gifted male dancers in history. His ability to perform seemingly gravity-defying leaps was legendary. Nijinsky was born in Kiev, Ukraine, son of Polish dancers Tomasz Niżyński and Eleonora Bereda. In 1900, he joined the Imperial Ballet School, where he studied under Enrico Cecchetti, and Nicholas Legat. At only 18 years old he was given a string of leads. In 1910…