Herbert Ross

Film Director
Born May 13, 1927

Herbert David Ross was an American film director, producer, choreographer and actor.

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1927 Birth Born on May 13, 1927.


1942 15 Years Old Ross was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Martha (Grundfast) and Louis Chester Ross. His stage debut came as "Third Witch" in a 1942 touring company of Macbeth. … Read More


1950 23 Years Old By 1950, he was a choreographer with the American Ballet Theatre and choreographed his first Broadway production, the Arthur Schwartz-Dorothy Fields musical adaptation of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. … Read More


1987 60 Years Old He was widowed from his first wife the ballerina Nora Kaye, she succumbed to cancer in 1987 at 67.
1988 61 Years Old His second marriage in 1988 to Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, ended in divorce in 2001. Ross died from heart failure in New York City on October 9, 2001. … Read More
2001 74 Years Old Died on October 9, 2001.
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