|Born||in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France|
|Died||in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland (heart and kidney problems)|
|Birth Name||Maurice Jean Berger|
Mini Bio (1)
Maurice Béjart was born on January 1, 1927 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Maurice Jean Berger. He is known for his work on Bhakti (1970), Le sacre du printemps (1970) and Ballet for Life (1997). He died on November 22, 2007 in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland.