Virginia McMath


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Noun1.Virginia McMath - United States dancer and film actress who partnered with Fred Astaire (1911-1995)Virginia McMath - United States dancer and film actress who partnered with Fred Astaire (1911-1995)
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Which famous actress and dancer's real name was Virginia McMath? 6.
"And of course Ginger Rogers, it's a tribute to her, who did everything Fred Astaire did but backwards and in heels!" Virginia McMath, better known of course as Ginger Rogers, was Astaire's main leading lady on screen, but during his career he also performed with Leslie Caron (Daddy Long Legs), Judy Garland (Easter Parade), Cyd Charisse (The Band Wagon and Silk Stockings), Audrey Hepburn (Funny Face), Lucille Bremer (Ziegfeld Follies and Yolanda and the Thief), Virginia Dale (Holiday Inn) and even Petula Clark in Finian's Rainbow.
And it doesn't quite sound the same when you link Fred Austerlitz and Virginia McMath. Just as well they changed their names to Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers.

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