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Gregory Hines

Age: 57

versatile performer who began his career as a tap dancer and successfully crossed over into acting. He received four Tony nominations, and won for Best Actor in a Musical for Jelly's Last Jam. His film roles include The Cotton Club and White Nights, opposite Mikhail Baryshnikov. He starred in the sitcom The Gregory Hines Show. He died of cancer.

Died: Los Angeles, Aug. 9, 2003

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