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Cancer Claims Gifted Entertainer Hines

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Cancer Claims Gifted Entertainer Hines

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Cancer Claims Gifted Entertainer Hines

Cancer Claims Gifted Entertainer Hines

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Gregory Hines, the greatest tap dancer of his generation, dies of cancer at age 57. He grew from a child star to become a Tony-winning Broadway actor who made numerous appearances in movies and television. NPR's Jacki Lyden reports.