American actors died in Waldenström's macroglobulinemia

Here are 1 famous actors from United States of America died in Waldenström's macroglobulinemia:

Gower Champion

Gower Champion (June 22, 1919 Geneva-August 25, 1980 New York City) a.k.a. Gower Carlyle Champion, Marge and Gower Champion or Gower was an American actor, television director, dancer, choreographer and theatre director. He had two children, Gregg Champion and Blake Champion.

Gower Champion is best known for his contributions to the world of musical theater. He started his career as a dancer in the chorus of Broadway shows before becoming a choreographer himself. He created dance numbers for numerous productions including "Lend an Ear", "Show Boat", and "Bye Bye Birdie", which earned him a Tony Award for Best Choreography in 1961.

Champion was also a successful director, directing both stage productions and television shows. He directed the original Broadway production of "Hello, Dolly!" as well as the film adaptation starring Barbra Streisand. He won a Primetime Emmy Award for directing a television special celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Academy Awards in 1978.

Champion's work in theater and film has had a lasting impact on the entertainment industry. He helped establish the modern musical as we know it today and his innovative dance numbers and staging techniques continue to influence choreographers and directors.

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