As per our current Database, Marie Taglioni has been died on Apr 24, 1884 (age 80).
When Marie Taglioni die, Marie Taglioni was 80 years old.
|Popular As||Marie Taglioni|
|Age||80 years old|
|Born||April 23, 1804 (Sweden)|
Marie Taglioni’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.
Marie Taglioni was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
Remembered as one of the most important figures in the 19th-century European romantic ballet movement, Taglioni performed at Her Majesty's Theatre, London; the Paris Opera Ballet; and the Saint Petersburg Imperial Ballet.
When she was in her late twenties, she rose to fame for her work in La Sylphide, a ballet that had been created for her by her Choreographer father Filippo Taglioni.
She stirred controversy by performing in shorter-than-customary dance skirts; her less than scandalous aim was to better display her skill en pointe.
Her father was not the only performing Artist in the family: her mother, Sophie Karsten, was a famous ballet Dancer, and her brother, Paul Taglioni, also had an influential career as a Dancer and Choreographer. In addition, her grandparents, Christoffer Christian Karsten and Sophie Stebnowska, were both opera Singers.
To honor Taglioni, Austrian Composer Johann Strauss II wrote a piece titled the "Marie Taglioni Polka."