baryshnikov baryshnikov  /bə ˈrɪʃ nɪ ˌkɑv/


  • (n) Russian dancer and choreographer who migrated to the United States (born in 1948)


  1. Mikhail Baryshnikov gives Northwestern University commencement address

    A very special guest speaker gave the commencement address at Northwestern University Friday: world-renowned ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: ABC 7 Chicago

  2. Baryshnikov to speak at Northwestern commencement

    Famed ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov this week is receiving an honorary degree and delivering the commencement address at Northwestern University.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KWQC-TV 6 Davenport


  • "I'm known as The Big Baryshnikov," O'Neal said afterward, proud of his newest self-dubbed moniker.
    on Mar 26, 2007 By: Shaquille O'Neal Source: USA Today

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