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At 95 years old, Norma Miller is the last remaining member of Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers, the dance group that put Lindy Hop on the map. Photo: Renata Sago.
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At 95 Years Old, the Queen of Swing, Norma Miller, Still Reigns

The 1920s gave birth to jazz, jukeboxes, and the dance career of Norma Miller. At 95 years old, Miller—known as the Queen of Swing—is the last remaining member of Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers, the performance group that took Lindy hop, the original swing dance, out of Harlem’s dance halls and onto stages in Europe. Today, swing dancers around the world look to Miller for her expertise. When she isn’t sharing stories and dance steps, she’s living in Cape Coral, Florida. 90.7’s Renata Sago has more on her life.
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