Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire (1899-1987), considered by some to be the greatest American entertainer of all time, was an actor, dancer, choreographer, singer and star of Broadway and film.  Fred and his sister, Adele, were very close friends of Bob & Muriel both in London and New York in the 1920s. For more information about Fred Astaire, click here.

Watch Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dance to Pick Yourself Up from the movie Swing Time: http://www.youtube.com/embed/mxPgplMujzQ?rel=0

Here’s another great video of Fred dancing with and Rita Hayworth:  http://www.youtube.com/embed/7HzpXlXEwms?rel=0