Antoine Bournonville

About Antoine Bournonville

Birth Day: May 19, 1760
Birth Place: France

Antoine Bournonville

Antoine Bournonville was born on May 19, 1760 in France. Former Ballet Master of the Royal Danish Ballet. He is also remembered for his performances with the Royal Swedish Ballet.
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Occupation Dancer
Age 82 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born May 19, 1760 (France)
Birthday May 19
Town/City France
Nationality France

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Antoine Bournonville’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Antoine Bournonville was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.

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Former Ballet Master of the Royal Danish Ballet. He is also remembered for his performances with the Royal Swedish Ballet.

Before Fame

At age nine, he began studying ballet with dance Teacher Noverre. Soon thereafter, he performed in Austria, France, and England.


Royals loved to watch him dance. King Gustav III of Sweden, in fact, once demanded that Bournonville untie his hair so he could watch his locks flow in the wind as he twirled on stage.

Family Life

His sister, Julie Alix de la Fay, also had a career as a Dancer. While married to Dancer Mariane Jenssen, he fathered a son -- Choreographer August Bournonville -- with his maid, Lovisa Sundberg.

Associated With

He and Eliot Field became known as two of the best Dancers of their respective generations.

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