Alicia Alonso (born Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad Martínez Hoya; 21 December 1921 – 17 October 2019) was a Cuban ballerina and choreographer. She was known for her portrayals of Giselle and the ballet version of Carmen.
Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad del Cobre Martínez del Hoyo
21 December 1921
|Died||17 October 2019 (aged 97)|
Alonso died in Havana on 17 October 2019 at the age of 98.
- Alicia Alonso profile, UNESCO.org; accessed 5 May 2014.