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Bok, Mary Louise (nee Curtis)

Born: 1876 AD
Died: 1970 AD, at 94 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Founder

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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.

 

 

 


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