Birth Name: Frederic Austerlitz Jr.
Born: 10 May 1899 Died: 22 June 1987
Country of origin: United States
Height: 5' 9"
Relationship Status: Married
Partner: Robyn Smith
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About: Fred Astaire (born Frederick Austerlitz; May 10, 1899 – June 22, 1987) was an American film and Broadway stage dancer, choreographer, singer, musician and actor. His stage and subsequent film career spanned a total of 76 years, during which he made 31 musical films. He was named the fifth Greatest Male Star of All Time by the American Film Institute. He is particularly associated with Ginger Rogers, with whom he made ten films. Gene Kelly, another major innovator in filmed dance ... (more)