By Micah and Reed
On January 12, 1908, Culicán, Mexico he was born. As he grew up, he attended the University of California. In 1928, he moved to New York. In 1929, he began to study with Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman. Soon later, he joined their company.He died on December 2, 1972, Flemington, New Jersey.
José Limón's most famous dance is The Moor's Pavane. It is based off of William Shakespeare's play, Othello. It is a tragedy story. The Moor's Pavane is an example of modern dance.