- Posted September 21, 2013 by
SD Video: George Takei Dances like a Chicken
- Jareen, CNN iReport producer
9/21/2013 - Saturday at Oktoberfest Zinzinnati - George Takei also know as Sulu of Star Trek, led The World's Largest Chicken Dance!
History of the Chicken Dance
Widely known as the Chicken Dance, this dance song was composed by Werner Thomas in the 1970s in Davos, Switzerland, and was originally entitled Der Ententanz, which means The Duck Dance, but became known as the Vogeltanz, Chicken Dance, and also as Dance Little Bird. There were many versions of this that became hit songs, but the song and dance have had the greatest longevity in the U.S., where it has become a popular German heritage song. To read more click link below