>The New York Times
Mon, September 14, 2009 — 8:08 PM ET

Patrick Swayze, Who Starred in ‘Dirty Dancing’, Is Dead at 57, A.P. Reports

Patrick Swayze, the balletically athletic actor who rose to stardom in the films ‘Dirty Dancing’ and ‘Ghost’, and whose 15-month battle with advanced pancreatic cancer drew wide attention, died on Monday, The Associated Press reported. He was 57 and lived near Los Angeles.

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