Patrick Swayze was 57. He died of pancreatic cancer after a brave and arduous battle wiht the disease.
Mr. Swayze attended the Joffrey School of Ballet and he had danced for Disney on Parade.
He was in the first Broadway production of "Grease."
He received a Golden Globe for his role as a dance instructor "Johnny Castle" in" Dirty Dancing"
in 1987. He received a second nomination for his portrayal of the ghost "Sam Wheat" in "Ghost" in 1990.
He was a solidly established box star throughout the nineties.
He was always in love with his wife. Family meant the world to him.
Our condolences go out to all of his family and friends.
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