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Fonteyn, Dame Margot [real name Margaret Evelyn Hookham; married name Margaret Evelyn de Arias] (1919-1991), ballet dancer

John Percival

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/49643
Fonteyn, Dame Margot [real name Margaret Evelyn Hookham; married name Margaret Evelyn de Arias] (1919-1991), ballet dancer

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First dancing classes and the Vic-Wells School | Wartime and post-war ballet | Marriage and wider recognition | Nureyev | Final performances

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