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Harold Nicholas (left) with Fayard Nicholas (right) in Pie Pie Blackbird.


Their dancing skeletons in Pie Pie Blackbird.

Harold Nicholas (1921 - 2000)

Noted Dancer

Film Deaths[]

  • Pie Pie Blackbird (1932) [Harold Nicholas]: Burned to death (along with Fayard Nicholas, Eubie Blake and Eubie's band) when they literally get too hot; their skeletons continue performing after the fire. (Played for comic effect.) (This short film is included as a bonus feature in the US DVD of the 1929 film Hallelujah)

Notable Connections[]

Brother of Fayard Nicholas

Ex-Husband of Dorothy Dandridge