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Ray Edgar Dodge
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1900
Woodburn
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1985
Key Biscayne
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

Ray Dodge was a former Olympic runner and founder of Dodge, Inc., the firm that made began making statuettes for the Oscars in 1930 and the Emmys in 1949.

Dodge participated in the 1924 Olympics and the Pan American games in 1925, where he won several awards as a middle-distance runner.

He returned to Chicago to found Dodge Inc., one of the world's largest manufacturers of trophies. The company had moved to Los Angeles by 1930, when Dodge began making the Oscars in association with the Southern California Trophy Co. The company began manufacturing Emmys for the television industry in 1949. Dodge Inc. also manufactured Rose Bowl and Orange Bowl football trophies.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Edgar Allen Dodge (1873 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Ada Williams Dodge (1913 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Darlene Rae Dodge (1938 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Park North Cemetery and Mausoleum
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Jen
Record added: May 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70589923
Ray Edgar Dodge
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Ray Edgar Dodge
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Ray Edgar Dodge
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R.I.P.
- Jen
 Added: May. 30, 2011
 
 
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