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Bok, Mary Louise

Born: 1876 AD
Died: 1970 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Founder

US music patron


1896 – Married Edward Bok.


1924 – She founded Curtis Institute of Music.


1924-1970 – Became the 1st president of Curtis Institute of Music.


1929-1934 – Served as Chairman of Philadelphia Grand Opera Company.


1934 – Married once again to Efrem Zimbalist.


She is the daughter of Cyrus Curtis.


Grandmother of Derek Bok.