Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad del Cobre Martínez del Hoyo
21 December 1921
|Died||17 October 2019 (aged 97)|
Alicia Alonso (born Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad Martínez Hoya; 21 December 1921 – 17 October 2019) was a Cuban ballerina and choreographer. She was known for her portrayals of Giselle and the ballet version of Carmen.
Alonso died in Havana on 17 October 2019 at the age of 98.
References[change | change source]
- "Alicia Alonso (Cuban dancer), Britannica Online Encyclopedia". Archived from the original on 21 December 2010. Retrieved 29 August 2014.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
- ‘A genius of dance.’ Cuban ballet icon Alicia Alonso dies at age 98
Other websites[change | change source]
- Alicia Alonso profile, UNESCO.org; accessed 5 May 2014.