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Don Loper
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1906
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1972
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Don Loper was an American costume and necktie designer, as well as a screenwriter, choreographer, associate producer, actor and assistant to MGM musicals producer Arthur Freed.
Loper is also known for introducing Judy Garland to her future husband, director Vincente Minnelli (Meet Me in St. Louis).
Loper's work, some of which was designed for stars like Ella Fitzgerald is featured in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the California African American Museum. He also played himself in an episode of I Love Lucy titled The Fashion Show in 1955.He died in Santa Monica, California, from complications following a lung puncture. 
 
Burial:
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Created by: William Forrest Sutton
Record added: Nov 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61340297
Don Loper
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- Lance
 Added: Apr. 25, 2013
He shook the GLOBE too hard
- Dominick Manella
 Added: Mar. 12, 2013
You brought much beauty to Hollywood with your clothing designs! Rest in peace Mr. Loper!
- George S. Ellington
 Added: Aug. 7, 2011
 
 
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