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Fred, 1899–1987, U.S. dancer and actor.
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How to use Astaire in a sentence
Partly because Ben was as naturally and effortlessly impeccable as Astaire or Cary Grant, or any other mythic style-setter.Ben Bradlee Was the Last of the Newspaper Giants|Tom Shales|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You see, as far as passing the baton down, Michael used to look at Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, and James Brown.Quincy Jones Talks Chicago’s Mean Streets, Why Kanye West Is No Michael Jackson, and Bieber|Marlow Stern|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He told his nephew Burr Steers he had successfully pursued and had sex with Fred Astaire when he first moved to Hollywood.How Gay Was Gore Vidal?|Tim Teeman|July 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is no Fred Astaire, there is no Gene Kelly or Ann Miller or Cyd Charisse.‘Exorcist’ Director William Friedkin Tells All in New Memoir|Lloyd Grove|April 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Fred Astaire did it, but “A Fine Romance” number would never work in a film of Joyce.‘The Trial’ & More Top Film Adaptations of Literary Classics (VIDEO)|Jimmy So|November 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Astaire
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Fred, real name Frederick Austerlitz . 1899–1987, US dancer, singer, and actor, whose films include Top Hat (1935), Swing Time (1936), and The Band Wagon (1953)
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