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Marjorie Tallchief Death – Obituary (1926-2021) Legendary Osage dancer dead

We are sad to hear about the passing of legendary Osage dancer, Marjorie Tallchief (1926-2021), the first Native American “première danseuse étoile” at the Paris Opera Ballet. Tallchief grew up on the Osage Reservation in Fairfax, Oklahoma. She was 95. @Osagenation @TulsaBallet

We are very sad to hear that Marjorie Tallchief (Osage) has passed away at the age of 95. Marjorie was raised in Fairfax, OK. She & her sister Maria were two of the “Five Moons”—the renowned Native American ballerinas of Oklahoma.

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