Cyd Charisse

American dancer and actress

Cyd Charisse (March 8, 1922 – June 17, 2008) was an American actress and dancer. She was known for her roles in Singin' in the Rain (1952), The Band Wagon (1953) and Silk Stockings (1957). Charisse was born in Amarillo, Texas. She was married to Tony Martin.

Charisse died in Los Angeles, California from a heart attack. aged 86.