Martha Graham was born in Pennsylvania, the U.S., on May 11, 1894. She is an American choreographer and modern dancer. Graham's technique changed American dance and is currently taught around the world. Graham was a dancer and teacher for more than seventy years. She was the first dancer to perform in the White House, move abroad as a cultural ambassador, and get the Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction, the highest civilian honor in the United States. In addition, she was awarded multiple awards during her lifetime, including the Key to the City of Paris and Japan's Imperial Order of the Precious Crown. Here's a quiz based on Martha Graha.