Jesco White, also known as the "Dancing Outlaw" is an American folk dancer and entertainer. He is best known as the subject of three American documentary films that detail his desire to follow in his famous father's footsteps while dealing with depression, drug addiction, alcoholism, and the poverty that permeates much of rural Appalachia.
|Born:||Jesco White, July 30, 1956, Bandytown, West Virginia, U.S.|
|Other names:||"The Dancing Outlaw"|
|Occupation:||Mountain Dancer, Entertainer|
|Spouse(s):||Norma Jean White (1974–2009, her death), Alida Raquel Darvill (2011–present)|
|IMDb:||Jesco White's IMDb|
About Jesco White
Mountain dancer and entertainer who became the focus of the documentary Dancing Outlaw, which documents his troubled life.
Jesco White Before Fame
He grew up in the Appalachians Mountains where he learned to tap dance and clog dance.
Achievement of Jesco White
He was featured in the documentary The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia produced by ville.
Jesco White Family Life
He was married to Norma Jean White from 1974 until 2009. In 2011, he married Alida Darvill.
Associations of Jesco White
He appeared in the music video Loser by Beck Hansen.
Information related to Jesco White
- http://www.wildandwonderfulwhites.com/ The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia official website