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Bok, Mary Louise (nee Curtis)

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

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.





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