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Michael Flatley

Irish Dancer Michael Flatley
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Full Name: Michael Ryan Flatley
Profession: Irish Dancer

United States of America

Biography: Came to fame with the Irish music and dance show "Riverdance", which he choreographed and starred in. After falling out with the producers, Flatley went on to produce his own shows such as "Lord of the Dance" and "Feet of Flames".

Born: July 16, 1958
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Age: 63 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Married Life

  • 2006-10-14 "Celtic Tiger" choreographer Michael Flatley (48) weds fellow dancer Niamh O'Brien at St. Patrick's Church in Fermoy, Ireland

Historical Events

  • 1995-02-09 Irish music and dance show "Riverdance" first opens in Dublin, Ireland with lead dancer Michael Flatley

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