Who was Frankie Manning? Google celebrates 102nd birthday of dancer who championed Lindy Hop celebra

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    The search Engine Google is showing this animated Doodle in few countries for celebrating Frankie Manning’s 102nd birthday.
    Frankie Manning was an American dancer, instructor and choreographer. Manning is considered one of the founding fathers of Lindy Hop.

    Although he didn't come up with the name, Frankie Manning was known as the ambassador of the Lindy Hop because he helped make the dance popular and spread it through to the mainstream.
     

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