Jeanne Coyne

Born Feb 28, 1923

Jeanne Coyne was an acclaimed Broadway dancer, choreographer and actress. With Carol Haney (1924 – 1964), she formed a formidable team of choreographers for the directors Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly, both of whom, coincidentally, she married. She was married to Stanley Donen (1948 – 1951), and secondly to Gene Kelly (1960–1973) with whom she had two children, Timothy Kelly and Bridget Kelly.… Read More

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  • Weddings; Heather Benedict, James Terrell
    NYTimes - May 19, 2002
  • A Portrait Of The Dancer, Perfectionist And All
    NYTimes - Feb 28, 2002
  • The Man Who Helped Kelly Put His Best Foot Forward
    NYTimes - Feb 08, 1996
  • Gene Kelly, Dancer Of Vigor And Grace, Dies
    NYTimes - Feb 03, 1996


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1923 Birth Born on February 28, 1923.


1973 50 Years Old She died on May 10, 1973 in Los Angeles, California from leukemia, aged 50.
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