French ballet dancer and choreographer (1779-1854)
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|Date of birth||15 January 1779|
|Date of death||1 May 1854|
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Jean Coralli, born Jean Coralli Peracini, was a French dancer and choreographer and later held the esteemed post of First Ballet Master of the Paris Opera Ballet. He is best known for the creation of the Romantic ballet Giselle which he choreographed in tandem with fellow French dancer en:Jules Perrot.