Robert Joffrey facts for kids
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Joffrey in 1981
Anver Bey Abdullah Jaffa Khan
December 24, 1930 or 1928
|Died||March 25, 1988
|Occupation||Choreographer, dancer, director|
|Current group||Joffrey Ballet|
Robert Joffrey (December 24, 1930 – March 25, 1988) was an American dancer, teacher, producer, choreographer, and co-founder of the Joffrey Ballet, known for his highly imaginative modern ballets. He was born Anver Bey Abdullah Jaffa Khan in Seattle, Washington to a Pashtun father from Afghanistan and a mother from Italy.
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