January 24, 1925

“Dance from your heart and love your music, and the audience will love you in return.” Maria Tallchief

Elizabeth Marie “Betty” Tallchief American ballerina is born.

Maria Tallchief was considered America’s first major prima ballerina. She was the first Native American to hold the rank, and is said to have revolutionized ballet.

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