Date of Birth:
23 May 1916
Tania Riabouchinskaya played in 1 movies in the Animation, Family, Music genres.
Tania Riabouchinskaya got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
She and her husband 'David Lichine' (qv) were among the ballet dancers who served as models for the Disney animators of _Fantasia (1940)_ (qv).Hyacinth the Hippo was based on Tatiana, and her partner in the pas de deux, Ben Ali Gator, on her husband 'David Lichine' (qv).With 'Tamara Toumanova' (qv), 13, and 'Irina Baronova' (qv), 13, one of the "baby ballerinas". This was a nickname given to the trio in 1933, during their first season in London, by the ballet writer Arnold Haskell.