Alicia Alonso Dancer

Alicia Alonso
Birth Place:
Havana, Spanish Empire
December 21, 1921
Death Date:
October 17, 2019 (age 97)
Birth Sign:

She was born on December 21, 1921 (died on October 17, 2019, she was 97 years old) in Havana as Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad del Cobre Martínez del Hoyo.


Alicia Alonso Martínez is the Cuban prima ballerina assoluta and choreographer. Her company became the Ballet Nacional de Cuba in 1955. She is most famous for her portrayals of Giselle and the ballet version of Carmen. From the age of nineteen Alicia was afflicted with an eye defect and was partially blind. read more

She is living in New York City.

Is Alicia Alonso still alive?

No, she died on 10/17/2019, 1 year ago. She was 97 years old when she died. She died in Havana

What was Alicia's zodiac sign?

Alicia Alonso zodiac sign was sagittarius.


Her first feature film was Trop jeune pour moi (2020, as Mylène). She was 98 when she starred in this movie. Since 2020, she has appeared in 8 feature films. The last one is Antonio Gades, la ética de la danza (2007). In this movie, she played the character Herself .

Her first TV Show was Police Commissioner Moulin (1976).

Awards (8)

Awarded Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres in 1997 , awarded Order of the Aztec Eagle in 1981 , awarded Order of Isabella the Catholic in 1992 , awarded Officer of the Legion of Honour in 2002 , awarded Order of José Martí in 1999 ,


She graduated from School Of American Ballet


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    She married with Fernando Alonso (38), in 1937. Alicia Alonso was 15 and Fernando Alonso was 44 years old. After 38 years, they break up in 1975.


She had one child, Laura (44) . When her first child, Laura Alonso, was born, Alicia Alonso was 54 years old.

Alicia Alonso's child

Alicia Alonso Movies (8)

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When is Alicia Alonso's next birthday?

Alicia Alonso was born on the , which was a Wednesday

Her real name:
Birth name of Alicia Alonso is Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad del Cobre Martínez del Hoyo