|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1912|
Wife of heavyweight champion Jack Johnson. Johnson married Etta Terry Duryea in late 1910 or early 1911. A Brooklyn socialite and former wife of Charles Duryea, she met Johnson at a car race in 1909, and their romantic involvement was turbulent. Beaten several times by Johnson and suffering from depression, she committed suicide in September 1912, shooting herself with a revolver.
Jack Johnson (1878 - 1946)
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Record added: Feb 16, 2009
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