St. Denis, Ruth

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St. Denis, Ruth Gender: F
Dennis, Ruth
born on 20 January 1878 at 00:05 (= 12:05 AM )
Place Newark, USA, 40n44, 74w10
Timezone LMT m74w10 (is local mean time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 00°04' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°42 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 24°17'

Ruth St. Denis


American dancer and choreographer, strongly influenced by Indian, Oriental and Greek dance. Her choreography of "Rhada" became famous and "The Veil of Isis" has played worldwide. She and her husband, Ted Shawn, founded a school of dance, the Denishawn School and Dance Troupe in 1915. They were students of the occult together.

St. Denis died of a heart attack 7/21/1968, Hollywood, CA.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • spouse relationship with Shawn, Ted (born 21 October 1891). Notes: Happy


Source Notes

Jim Eshelman quotes Rudhyar in an astrology magazine 9/1950, "a few minutes past midnight, from her."


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Business : Business owner (Denishawn School of Dance)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Child performer (Dance)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Dancer/ Teacher (Modern dance, choreography)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women