How Maria Tallchief Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Maria Tallchief reached the impressive age of 88 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous dancer.

Biography - A Short Wiki

American dancer best known for becoming the first Native American prima ballerina. She danced with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo and the New York City Ballet, performing in such famous pieces as The Nutcracker and The Firebird.

She was married to George Balanchine for six years. She later married Henry “Buzz” Paschen, Jr. and remained with him until his death in 2004. The couple had one daughter, Elise. 

How did Maria Tallchief die?

Maria Tallchief's death was caused by Complication.

Information about the death of Maria Tallchief
Cause of deathComplication
Age of death88 years
BirthdayJanuary 24, 1925
Death dateApril 11, 2013
Place of deathChicago, Illinois, United States
Place of burialN/A