Category:Katherine Dunham

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Katherine Dunham 
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Dancer, choreographer, songwriter, activist
Wikipedia
Date of birth 22 June 1909
Joliet, Glen Ellyn
Date of death 21 May 2006
New York City (New York, United States of America)
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • University of Chicago (anthropology, Doctor of Philosophy)
  • Joliet Junior College
  • University of Chicago (bachelor's degree, 1936, social anthropology)
Occupation
  • anthropologist
  • choreographer
  • dancer
  • music pedagogue
  • songwriter
  • film actor
Field of work
Award received
  • National Medal of Arts (1989)
  • Kennedy Center Honors (1983)
  • Candace Award (1987)
  • Capezio Dance Award (1991)
  • Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame (1974)
  • Paul Robeson Award (1993)
Authority control
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