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Nureyev and Gillespie Deaths #144318

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 06, 1993
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Death of ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev and jazz musician Dizzy Gillespie reported.

(New York: John McKenzie) Gillespie's musical career reviewed; scenes and photos shown of him playing be-bop. [Critic Nat HENTOFF - talks about Gillespie.] [GILLESPIE - comments.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Paris: Jim Bittermann) Nureyev's career reviewed; scenes shown of him dancing alone and with Dame Margot Fonteyn. [Dance critic Anna KISSELGOFF - praises his abilities.] [NUREYEV - talks about his defection to the West.]

Bittermann, Jim;
McKenzie, John;
Sawyer, Forrest

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