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Vernon Castle

Castle, Vernon (1887–1918), and Irene (1893–1969), couple who revolutionized ballroom dancing. They introduced the one-step and the Castle walk and popularized the hesitation waltz and tango during a meteoric career that began in 1912 and ended with Vernon's death in an air crash.

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