Obituary of Bess Myerson

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Bess Myerson

Bess Myerson (born July 16th, 1924 in Bronx, New York) was a TV Personality who was best known for being the first Jewish Miss America. Bess died on December 14th, 2014 and her death was reportedly just because of old age. She was 90 years old.

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Bess Myerson Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Myerson, Bess
    • Common Name: Bess Myerson
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her/hers
    • Birthplace: Bronx, New York, U.S.
    • Birth Date: July 16, 1924
    • Age: 90 (at death)
    • Occupation: TV Personality

    Bess's Family Tree

    Father:Louis Myerson
    Mother:Bella Myerson (née Podell)
    Brother(s):Joseph Myerson
    Spouse/Partner:Allen Wayne (1946-1958, divorced)
    Arnold Grant (1962- 1967, divorced)
    Daughter(s):Barra Grant (born Barbara Carol Wayne, December 24, 1948)
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Death Notice:

  • Date: December 14, 2014
  • Place: Santa Monica, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Natural causes (unspecified)
  • Interment: Buried at Woodlawn Cemetery in Santa Monica, California

Category Tags:

TV Personality American Born on July 16th Born in 1924 Born in New YorkDied in 2014Died from Natural causes

Quotable Quotes:

"The Mondoshawans never fully trusted the human race."

"I'll have what she's having."

"What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish."

"A friend is someone who gives you all their love and no bull crap."

Is Ms. Bess Myerson still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, she has passed away.

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Bess Myerson @ Wikipedia
Bess Myerson @ IMDB

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