Eve Curie

Eve Curie

Birth
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death 22 Oct 2007 (aged 102)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 22456774 · View Source
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Author. She was best known for "Madame Curie" (1937), a biography of her mother, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. The book became a best seller and in 1943 was made into a Hollywood film. During World War II she supported the Free French cause and served in Europe with the women's division of General Charles de Gaulle's Fighting French. She later was a publisher of the French newspaper Paris-Press, and in the early 1950s was a special adviser to the secretary general of NATO. Her other books include "Journey Among Warriors." In 1954 Curie married Henry Richardson Labouisse, who was later the United States ambassador to Greece. She died in New York City at the age of 102.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 25 Oct 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 22456774
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eve Curie (6 Dec 1904–22 Oct 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 22456774, citing Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .