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December 3, 2000: Russian dancer, choreographer, and actor Mikhail Baryshnikov enters the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC for the Kennedy Center Honors. He is often called the world's greatest living male ballet dancer. [AP/Wide World Photo]

December 3, 2000: Russian dancer, choreographer, and actor Mikhail Baryshnikov enters the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC for the Kennedy Center Honors. He is often called the world's greatest living male ballet dancer. [AP/Wide World Photo]