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Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Born (1993-12-03)December 3, 1993
Died August 28, 2015(2015-08-28) (aged 21)
Nationality American
Alma mater Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
Baldwin Wallace University
Occupation Stage actor
Years active 2015
Known for Les Misérables

Kyle Jean-Baptiste (December 3, 1993 – August 28, 2015) was an American Broadway actor. He was the youngest actor ever to play the role of Jean Valjean in Les Misérables on Broadway. He was also the first African-American to play that role on Broadway.

Jean-Baptiste died at age 21, after falling off a fire escape staircase at his mother's home in New York City.


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